Pope Francis says weapons manufacturers can’t call themselves Christian

June 22, 2015

  (Pope Francis leads a meeting with young people during his two-day pastoral visit in Turin, Italy, June 21, 2015. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo)

(Pope Francis leads a meeting with young people during his two-day pastoral visit in Turin, Italy, June 21, 2015. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo)

Pope Francis demands action now to save planet from environmental ruin

June 19, 2015
(Pope Francis' new encyclical titled "Laudato Si (Be Praised), On the Care of Our Common Home", is displayed during the presentation news conference at the Vatican June 18, 2015. Pope Francis demanded swift action on Thursday to save the planet from environmental ruin, urging world leaders to hear "the cry of the earth and the cry of the poor", plunging the Catholic Church into political controversy over climate change. In the first papal document dedicated to the environment, he calls for "decisive action, here and now," to stop environmental degradation and global warming, squarely backing scientists who say it is mostly man-made. REUTERS/Max Rossi)

(Pope Francis’ new encyclical titled “Laudato Si (Be Praised), On the Care of Our Common Home”, is displayed during the presentation news conference at the Vatican June 18, 2015. REUTERS/Max Rossi)

Pope Francis criticizes nations that close doors to migrants

June 18, 2015
(French gendarmes stand on the Saint Ludovic bridge as a group of migrants gather at the seawall at the Saint Ludovic border crossing on the Mediterranean Sea between Vintimille, Italy and Menton, France, June 13, 2015. Some 200 migrants, principally from Eritrea and Sudan, attempted to cross the border from Italy and were blocked by Italian police and French gendarmes. REUTERS/Jean-Pierre Amet)

(French gendarmes stand on the Saint Ludovic bridge as a group of migrants gather at the seawall at the Saint Ludovic border crossing on the Mediterranean Sea between Vintimille, Italy and Menton, France, June 13, 2015. REUTERS/Jean-Pierre Amet)

Draft of Pope Francis encyclical calls for swift action on climate change

June 17, 2015
(Pope Francis delivers a speech during an audience for the participants of the Convention of the Diocese of Rome in St. Peter's square at the Vatican City, June 14, 2015. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito)

(Pope Francis delivers a speech during an audience for the participants of the Convention of the Diocese of Rome in St. Peter’s square at the Vatican City, June 14, 2015. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito)

Pope Francis backs new Vatican tribunal to probe bishops over sexual abuse

June 11, 2015
(People hold quilts at a press conference outside of Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels for victims of sexual abuse by priests in the Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California, February 1, 2013. The Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles, after years of legal battles, released files yesterday of priests accused of molesting children and removed a top clergyman who had been linked to efforts to conceal the abuse. REUTERS/David McNew)

(People hold quilts at a press conference outside of Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels for victims of sexual abuse by priests in the Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California, February 1, 2013. REUTERS/David McNew)

Pope Francis hints at position on Medjugorje apparitions

June 10, 2015
(Religious statues are on sale to pilgrims, June 25, 2004, on the site where the Virgin Mary reportedly appeared in Medjugorje, 120 km south of Sarajevo. Millions of pilgrims from all over the world visited the small Bosnian town where, exactly 23 years ago, six Bosnian youngsters claimed that Holy Mary appeared to them.)

(Religious statues on sale to pilgrims, June 25, 2004, on the site where the Virgin Mary reportedly appeared in Medjugorje, 120 km south of Sarajevo. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj)

Pope Francis to reporters: “Send me good vibrations!”

June 8, 2015
(Pope Francis jokes with journalists on the papal plane returning from Bosnia, June 6, 2015)

(Pope Francis chats with journalists on the papal plane returning from Bosnia, June 6, 2015)

Pope Francis says Vatican ruling on Medjugorje ‘apparitions’ is near

June 8, 2015
(Catholics gather at the site where the Virgin Mary reportedly appeared in an apparition in Medjugorje, south of Sarajevo, December 24, 2014. Millions of pilgrims from all over the world have visited the small Bosnian town after six Bosnian youngsters claimed that the Holy Mary appeared to them there 33 years ago. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic)

(Catholics gather at the site where the Virgin Mary reportedly appeared in an apparition in Medjugorje, south of Sarajevo, December 24, 2014. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic)

Pope Francis appoints first Vatican auditor-general in latest transparency move

June 5, 2015
(Pope Francis waves as he leaves at the end of a special audience with members of the "Children's Train" at the Vatican May 30, 2015. REUTERS/Tony Gentile)

(Pope Francis waves as he leaves at the end of a special audience with members of the “Children’s Train” at the Vatican May 30, 2015. REUTERS/Tony Gentile)

Vatican defends Australian cardinal against charges of disregard of sexual abuse

June 2, 2015
(Australian Cardinal George Pell arrives for a meeting at the Synod Hall in the Vatican March 6, 2013. Catholic cardinals said on Tuesday they wanted time to get to know each before choosing the next pope and meanwhile would seek more information on a secret report on alleged corruption in the Vatican. REUTERS/Tony Gentile)

(Australian Cardinal George Pell arrives for a meeting at the Synod Hall in the Vatican March 6, 2013. REUTERS/Tony Gentile)