|Hard-living Irish musician Shane MacGowan received last rites before he died, family says
|MacGowan was raised a Catholic and often used Catholic imagery in his songs, though he did not practice the faith for most of his adult life.
|Pope Francis sends condolences to family of Indi Gregory at British baby’s funeral
|The pope “sends condolences and the assurance of his spiritual closeness to her parents, Dean and Claire, and to all who mourn the loss of this precious child of God.”
|Indi Gregory remembered as ‘true warrior’ at funeral
|The funeral for the 8-month-old baby who lost her life after an end-of-life legal battle was held at Nottingham Cathedral on Friday, Dec. 1.
|Cardinal Parolin will represent Pope Francis at climate conference
|The pope was advised by his doctors earlier this week not to travel to Dubai due to a bronchial infection.
|2023 Ratzinger Prize reflects on theological legacy of late Pope Benedict XVI
|The Joseph Ratzinger-Benedict XVI Vatican Foundation awarded its annual Ratzinger Prize this week to two Spaniards.