Pope Francis to drive his own ‘popemobile’ inside Vatican City

September 13, 2013

(Pope Francis (R) is presented with a Renault 4 car during a private audience with Don Renzo Zocca at the Vatican in this picture taken September 7, 2013 and released by Osservatore Romano September 10, 2013)

Pope Emeritus Benedict says God told him to resign – Catholic news report

August 21, 2013

(Pope Benedict XVI waves as he arrives to lead the Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter’s square, at the Vatican October 24, 2012. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito)

Pope Francis seeks to align Catholic Church hierarchy with the pews

August 2, 2013

(Pope Francis celebrates mass at Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, July 28, 2013. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini)

Pope Francis won’t judge gays, admits not all saints at Vatican, opposes women priests

July 29, 2013

(Pope Francis talks with journalists as he flies back to Rome after his visit to Brazil July 29, 2013. REUTERS/Luca Zennaro/Pool)

Jews tell pope of concern over moves to make Pius XII a saint

June 25, 2013

(Pope Pius XII, the wartime pontiff, appears in an undated file photo from the archives of Vatican newspaper Osservatore Romano.  REUTERS/Osservatore Romano)

Pope Francis ‘snub’ of concert stuns cardinals and sends them a signal

June 24, 2013

(An empty papal throne is pictured as Archbishop Rino Fisichella (standing at right) reads a message from Pope Francis before a RAI National Symphony Orchestra concert in Paul VI hall at the Vatican June 22, 2013. REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito)

Pope Francis laments ‘gay lobby’ and corruption in Vatican – report

June 12, 2013

(Pope Francis adjusts his skullcap as he leads the weekly audience in Saint Peter’s Square at the Vatican June 12, 2013. REUTERS/Tony Gentile )

Italian professor says has found world’s oldest complete Torah in Bologna

May 29, 2013

(A scroll identified by Italian professor Mauro Perani as the world’s oldest complete scroll of the Torah is seen in Bologna, Italy,  May 29, 2013.
REUTERS/Mauro Perani/Handout via Reuters)