Pope Francis

The Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston, Massachusetts.(credit: Douglas McFadd/Getty Images)

Boston Auxiliary Bishop To Head Maine Diocese

The Most Rev. Robert Deeley, auxiliary bishop of Boston, was named by Pope Francis to lead the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland, the Vatican announced Wednesday.

12/18/2013

Pope Francis removes his own zucchetto and replaces it with one given to him by two Boston College students. (Photo courtesy: Boston College)

Pope Francis Trades Skull Caps With Two Visiting Boston College Students

Two Boston College students studying abroad in Europe stood in the audience as Pope Francis drove to mass on Wednesday, hoping to give him a personalized gift.

12/12/2013

Pope Francis. (Photo credit TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Pope’s Humility A Lesson For Us All

If only humility and conciliation were standard behavior for all people in power, what a better world we’d live in.

09/20/2013

Pope Francis addresses the crowd on the balcony of St Peter's Basilica's after being elected the 266th pope of the Roman Catholic Church on March 13, 2013 at the Vatican. (Photo credit FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Pope Warns Church Must Find New Balance Or Fail

Pope Francis has warned that the Catholic Church’s moral structure might “fall like a house of cards” if it doesn’t balance its divisive rules about abortion, gays and contraception with the greater need to make it a merciful, more welcoming place for all.

09/19/2013

Pope Francis addresses the crowd on the balcony of St Peter's Basilica's after being elected the 266th pope of the Roman Catholic Church on March 13, 2013 at the Vatican. (Photo credit FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Leaders React To Pope Francis’ Statements On Gay Priests

In a significant break with the past, Pope Francis appears to be reaching out to the gay community.

07/29/2013

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Open Doors – Celebrating Faith, Love & Unity

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WBZ-TV–06/14/2013

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NightSide – Do All Good People Go To Heaven?

Bob Baril joins Dan Rea to discuss the Pope’s comment on Athiests going to heaven.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/10/2013

Pope Francis I appears on the central balcony of St Peter's Basilica on March 13, 2013 in Vatican City.  (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Pope ‘Grieved’ By Deaths, Injuries In Boston Blast

Pope Francis says he is “deeply grieved by the news of the loss of life and grave injuries” caused by two bomb blasts at the Boston Marathon.

04/16/2013

Cardinal Sean O'Malley attends a mass at St Peter's Basilica before the conclave on March 12, 2013 at the Vatican.  (Photo credit GABRIEL BOUYS,GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Pope Chooses O’Malley For Vatican Reform Advisory Group

Pope Francis has appointed Boston Cardinal Sean O’Malley and eight other priests from around the globe to a permanent advisory group to study reform in the Vatican bureaucracy.

04/13/2013

Pope Francis embraces Domenic Gondreau of Johnston, RI during Easter Mass on March 31, 2013 in Vatican City. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

RI Couple Moved To Tears By Pope’s Embrace Of Son

A Rhode Island couple says they were speechless and moved to tears when Pope Francis hugged and kissed their 8-year-old son in St. Peter’s Square on Easter Sunday.

04/02/2013

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