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The darkening world: did Christianity really destroy classical civilization?

The darkening world: did Christianity really destroy classical civilization?

Did Christians destroy the Classical world? A new scholarly attack on early Christianity. The Darkening Age: the Christian Destruction of the ...

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Pope Francis encourages learning of Latin

Pope Francis encourages learning of Latin

Pope Francis called on young people to learn Latin so as to reflect “on the inner and intimate essence of the human being.” Reading the g ...

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Vatican refuses to release priest for criminal proceedings in US

Vatican refuses to release priest for criminal proceedings in US

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When in Rome: Trump 'kisses' Pope Francis

When in Rome: Trump 'kisses' Pope Francis

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The Islamic plan to conquer Rome

The Islamic plan to conquer Rome

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Layer of poop reveals ancient mystery

Layer of poop reveals ancient mystery

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New analysis proves genocidal war waged by Romans in Netherlands

New analysis proves genocidal war waged by Romans in Netherlands

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Undisturbed Etruscan tomb found in Italy

Undisturbed Etruscan tomb found in Italy

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Vatican money-for-sainthood scandal hits Spain

Vatican money-for-sainthood scandal hits Spain

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ISIS destroys ancient arch in Palmyra

ISIS destroys ancient arch in Palmyra

Archaeologist implores international community to save Palmyra.

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Thought for the day: wealth re-distribution

Thought for the day: wealth re-distribution

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Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartolomaios to have historic meeting

Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartolomaios to have historic meeting

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Israel: archaeologists' find confirms presence of Roman occupation army

Israel: archaeologists' find confirms presence of Roman occupation army

A 2,000 year old commemorative inscription dedicated to the Emperor Hadrian was uncovered in Jerusalem that according to archaeologist Dr. Rina Avner 'is an extraordinary find of enormous historical importance'.

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Speaking to sexual abuse survivors, Pope Francis begs forgiveness

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Roman catacomb fresco reopens question of female priests

Roman catacomb fresco reopens question of female priests

First Christians painted fresco of woman some claim depicts a female priest.

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St James: the brother of Jesus

St James: the brother of Jesus

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Genetic study may put to rest controversy over Ashkenazi Jews' origins

Genetic study may put to rest controversy over Ashkenazi Jews' origins

Mitochrondial evidence has been uncovered that shows that European women were converted to the Jewish faith by male Jews who entered Europe followed the catastrophic diaspora that followed Rome's destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem.

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Archaeological discovery offers new insights into ancient Rome

Archaeological discovery offers new insights into ancient Rome

Discoveries at the dig east of Rome may challenge the self-perceptions of the ancient Romans.

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Pope Benedict XVI showed courage in resigning papacy

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Novices enter Russian Catholic monastery in Rome

Novices enter Russian Catholic monastery in Rome

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Long live the Pope: but who is he?

Long live the Pope: but who is he?

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Pope Benedict warns of growing 'spiritual desert'

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Pope Benedict to name new cardinals

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Archaeologists find exact spot of Julius Caesar's murder

Archaeologists find exact spot of Julius Caesar's murder

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Pope Benedict focuses on sacredness of adoration of Christ in the Eucharist

Pope Benedict focuses on sacredness of adoration of Christ in the Eucharist

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Vatican: New cardinals are reminded to serve God and man

Reminding them that the color of their red birettas symbolizes a martyr's blood, Pope Benedict said that the new cardinals are entursed with the service of unconditional love.

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The hand of God and the hands of Michelangelo

The hand of God and the hands of Michelangelo

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Pope names Archbishop Dolan of NYC to cardinalate

Pope names Archbishop Dolan of NYC to cardinalate

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Saint of the Day: Theodore Tyro

Saint of the Day: Theodore Tyro

Theodore was a recruit in Caesar's army who lost his life to honor his faith.

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