Pope Francis

Following the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI on 28 February 2013, a papal conclave elected Bergoglio as his successor on 13 March. He chose Francis as his papal name in honor of Saint Francis of Assisi. Francis is the first Jesuit pope, the first from the Americas, the first from the Southern Hemisphere and the first non-European pope since the Syrian Gregory III in 741. View more

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Pope Francis lands in America

Inside the Vatican Editor-in-Chief Robert Moynihan on the Pope’s visit to America.

Diocese of Shreveport

Bishop Duca and The Catholic Connection are tweeting about Pope Francis' visit to the U.S.! Here are some of the photos Bishop Duca has been sharin...

Bishop Barron on Pope Francis and Mercy

Bishop Robert Barron of L.A. offers this reflection on Pope Francis' recent visit to the United States and his focus on Mercy.

Pope Francis "Wake Up! Go! Go! Forward!" Official Lyric Video

Pope Francis "Wake Up! Go! Go! Forward!" from debut album "Wake Up!" (2015).

Executive Orders Relating to Immigrants and Refugees

America is a nation of immigrants who have contributed much to our country and to the Catholic Church in the United States.

Diocese of Shreveport

Check it out! Bishop Duca greets Pope Francis.

To be Religious is to be Inter-Religious

I came to America from the Philippines to marry a Bronx-born Jew who sold teddy bears and trolls for a living. Not the usual track for a girl who s...

Pope Francis To Professors

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Pope Visits St. Matthew’s Cathedral

Pope Francis attends a prayer service with American bishops at St. Matthew’s Cathedral in Washington on Wednesday.

Pope Francis in his Popemobile

This was taken in Quito, Ecuador in July. The Vatican confirms he'll be using a similar vehicle during his U.S. visit.

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Crossing the Faith Divide, With Technology

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