Time magazine selected Pope Francis as its Person of the Year on Wednesday, saying the Catholic Church’s new leader has changed the perception of the 2,000-year-old institution in an extraordinary way in a short time.
Pope Francis named Monsignor Michael Olson, 47, the fourth bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth on Tuesday.
Pope Francis has blessed thousands of Harley-Davidsons and their riders visiting the Vatican.
Pope Francis has appointed the auxiliary bishop of Dallas, Mark J. Seitz, the new bishop of the Catholic Diocese of El Paso.
Pope Francis is using his Twitter account to ask followers to pray for the victims of Wedneday’s fatal fertilizer plant explosion in the small Texas town of West.
An exhibit of personal items from the life and work of Pope John Paul II has opened in West Texas amid the fascination with new Pope Francis.
Catholic clergy have watched the first 24 hours of Pope Francis’s reign closely.
Latin Americans are reacting with joy to news of the first pope from the hemisphere, bursting into tears and cheers.