Justin Bieber Screws Up Again–This Time, Inside the Papal Palace

Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber got into hot water with the Beverly Hills Police Department on October 15, after neighbors complained about a loud party lasting into the night.The latest run-in with the law was only days after the troubled star got into trouble with the Swiss Guards.  According to the Catholic Herald, Bieber had paid the sum of £16,000 (more than $25,000) for a private tour of Vatican City.  Bieber and his entourage were given private access to the Vatican Museums and the papal apartment wit … [Read more...]

It Begins: Opening Liturgy at the Synod on the Family

Opening liturgy - Synod

The Holy See Press Office has released this first photo from St. Peter's Basilica, where Synod Fathers are gathered for the opening liturgy.More information coming as the day goes on!  … [Read more...]

How Would You Like to Be Married by Pope Francis?

At Wednesday's General Audience, a newly married couple walks past the Swiss Guards to receive the traditional papal blessing.

The Vatican has announced that next month, Pope Francis will officiate at his first wedding ceremony since his election to the papacy.On September 14, Pope Francis will marry not just one, but 20 engaged couples from the Diocese of Rome.  The nuptial Mass will take place in St. Peter's Basilica, just a few weeks before the start of the extraordinary synod of bishops on the family.According to the Catholic Herald, this will be the first time since 2000 that a pope has officiated at a … [Read more...]