Nicole Winfield and Rodney Muhumuza, Associated Press | Posted Nov 27th - 8:00pm
Pope Francis is paying his respects to 19th century Ugandan Christians who were burnt alive rather than renounce their faith, the latest group of martyrs from around the world honored by Francis in hopes of giving today's faithful missionary role models.
Nicole Winfield, Associated Press | Posted Nov 26th - 8:50pm
Pope Francis is visiting a slum on Nairobi's northwestern edge to press his call for adequate and dignified housing for society's most marginal, especially in burgeoning megacities like the Kenyan capital.
Aya Batrawy and Abdullah Al-Shihri, Associated Press | Posted Nov 26th - 9:30am
A Palestinian artist sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia for apostasy was quoted by a local news website Thursday as saying that he is not an atheist and that his case centers around a personal dispute he had with someone.
Nicole Winfield and Tom Odula, Associated Press | Posted Nov 25th - 11:01am
Brushing aside security concerns, Pope Francis arrived in Kenya on Wednesday on his first-ever trip to Africa and urged Kenyans to work for peace and forgiveness amid a wave of extremist violence on the continent that threatens to disrupt his trip.
Patti Mengers, Associated Press | Posted Nov 28th - 9:00am
While Archbishop Charles Chaput was preparing for the Philadelphia visit of Pope Francis two months ago, he took time to give his blessing to a mission that may make a deceased Delaware County man a saint.