Roman Catholic Church

Mother Teresa travelling photo exhibit coming to Zagreb

A major world travelling photo exhibit, "Mother Teresa: Life, Spirituality and Message", will open in Zagreb on Thursday ahead of the missionary's canonisation set for September 4, the Church of St. Blaise in Zagreb, where the exhibition will be staged, said in a statement on Wednesday.

Pope tells Catholic politicians: Stop death penalty executions

Catholic politicians should not authorize any death penalty executions this year, Pope Francis said Sunday, as he renewed the Vatican's support for a worldwide end to capital punishment.

The Great Schism between Catholics and Orthodox

Christianity split between the Roman Catholic and Orthodox churches in 1054 in the so-called Great Schism.

Cardinal at centre of VatiLeaks 2 scandal to return 150,000 euros

Nuzzi and Fittipaldi, whose prosecution has outraged press freedom defenders, risk up to eight years' imprisonment.