Many people said Pio knew what they were about to confess. He is said to have told then-bishop Karol Wojytla of Poland in the mid-1960s that he would become pope. Wojtyla became Pope John Paul in 1978 and in 2002 declared Pio a saint. Padre Pio’s biographers say he wrestled with the Devil regularly in his cell in a small monastery that is now the centerpiece of a sprawling complex visited by a million pilgrims a year.
Public health think tank HealthJustice and anti-tobacco organization Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) have denounced a vapers' group's call for the Department of...
Someday, his best friends and family hope, this bright, amiable, well-mannered senator will "win" the heart of the right woman. But for now, Senator Sherwin Gatchalian will repeat what he has done the past 10 Valentine's Day: go home early and sleep.
Because love makes the world go round.
Eighteen month-old Lucas Warren is just adorably perfect!
The air is thick with excitement as devotees prepare for Tuesday's rites and procession.
Pope Francis baptized 34 infants during a long ceremony in the Sistine Chapel on Sunday and told their mothers to feel free to breastfeed them there if they were hungry.
One of the world’s largest limestone caves has a traditional living nativity that is getting more than shepherds and wise men visiting.
Franciscan monks have put the baby Jesus in a crib made of bullet shells in a yearly “provocation” nativity scene designed to draw attention to those suffering in the world.
This Christmas season, let us pray, reflect, and take the journey together as one people of faith and hope who are united in love.