On September 14th, Pope Francis will marry 20 couples from the diocese of Rome. It is a rare occasion at the Vatican. The last time that a wedding ceremony like this was celebrated was with John Paul II
VATICAN CITY, MAY 27, 2007 (Zenit.org).- The Vatican Web site has posted the document “The Hope of Salvation for Infants Who Die Without Being Baptized,” published by the International Theological Commission.
VATICAN CITY, JAN. 29, 2007 (Zenit.org).- L’Osservatore Romano criticized a report published by an Italian weekly in which a journalist pretended he was a penitent in order to test priestly advice in the confessional.
WASHINGTON, D.C., APRIL 23, 2004 (Zenit.org).- USCCB Publishing, an entity of the U.S. bishops’ conference, is the initial publisher in this country on the Vatican’s new document on matters regarding the Eucharist.
VATICAN CITY, APRIL 10, 2004 (Zenit.org).- John Paul II heard the confessions of 11 pilgrims in St. Peter’s Basilica, continuing a Good Friday custom he has observed since the start of his pontificate.