Last Updated: Feb 13, 2016

Pope Francis has a new book for kids

Vatican City, Feb 13, 2016 / 09:03 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Already in his brief, three-year pontificate Pope Francis has a track record of papal firsts, but in March he will add yet another to his list: authoring a children's book.

How a shoeshiner-turned-journalist touched the heart of Pope Francis

Mexico City, Mexico, Feb 13, 2016 / 04:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- During the Feb. 12 papal flight to Mexico, Pope Francis received an unprecedented gesture of affection from a Mexican journalist: a shoe shining, accompanied by a story from the journalist’s youth.

Pope Francis to Mexican bishops: follow example of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Mexico City, Mexico, Feb 13, 2016 / 01:24 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis met with the bishops of Mexico on Saturday at the Metropolitan Cathedral of the Assumption of Mary, where he highlighted the intercessory power of Our Lady of Guadalupe and encouraged the country’s clergy to overcome their challenges through perseverance and unity.

Pope to Mexican leaders: Remember your young people

Mexico City, Mexico, Feb 13, 2016 / 11:46 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis marked his first full day in Mexico by urging the nation's leaders and diplomats to protect the future of the nation's young people.