Pope Francis pushed open the massive holy door of St. Peter's basilica, marking the start of a jubilee on the theme of mercy.
The Vatican's recent arrest of a priest and a laywoman for allegedly leaking confidential documents reveals a lesser known aspect of the religious body.
The Vatican denies widespread rumors that the pope has been diagnosed with a brain tumor.
Pope Francis has been on a whirlwind tour of late, just this week touching down in America. Trace takes a look at his views on science and religion and recounts those of past popes as well.
His remarks made to a grieving child give hope to believing animal lovers everywhere.
Historically, the devil has had many names and many roles, and he has been depicted in art in just as many ways.
Pope Francis is taking a literal view of the devil, a departure from the softer stance of the Catholic Church over the past 15 years.
A five-year study pins the blame for abuse not on the priests, but on the culture of the 1960s. Really?
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