You may now kidnap and strip the bride!
Mindblowing parallels. A comic by Ryan North.
Its a bird… It’s a plane… It’s SUPERPOPE. Or, it was.
“We must be careful not to administer a vaccine against faith.”
Highlights from the new leader of the Catholic Church’s remarkable year.
The pope wants to meet the man who stabbed a Catholic nun 54 times in India after watching a documentary on the man’s incredibly moving spiritual journey since the murder.
Most 2013 year ever!
A couple months after saying he’s “hugely impressed” by Pope Francis, Obama gives the pontiff a shout-out in an economic address.
As a young student in Buenos Aires, the future pope worked in a bar to support himself.
Weeks after the pope kissed and prayed with a man suffering from neorofibromatosis, he once again took time to bless a man with severe facial deformities.
Prescribing prayer, that is.
Pope Francis blessed a man with facial deformities during today’s general audience at the Vatican.
Plus a burger made with the body and blood of Christ, the question of realism in the new sci-fi film “Gravity,” and a coloring book based on Salt-n-Pepa.
Pope Francis made headlines today by saying he disagreed with the Catholic Church’s past focus on social issues such as abortion and gay marriage. Here are the most illuminating quotes from the pope’s interview in America: The National Catholic Review.
Pope Francis, in the midst of the ongoing debate over an intervention in Syria, spent the last two days on Twitter decrying war and hoping for peace.
Everything you need to know about taking the holiest of selfies.
Yes, the Vatican is offering indulgences to those who follow Pope Francis on Twitter during World Youth Day, but that’s just one small part of their social media campaign.
When the Pope added Latin to the many languages he Tweets in, they expected it to attract a small number of nerdy followers. But it blew up, and in the process, taught everyone why Latin is actually the best language for social media.
Pope Francis answered children’s questions at a meeting with Jesuit school students at the Vatican.
Plus Mindy Kaling’s revolutionary kissing invention, a 3D printer that makes pizza, and the definitive Ann Veal Arrested Development supercut.
You might describe it as “Christ-like.”
And no amount of money can reserve it.
Yes, that costume is kind of creepy.
Not only that, he also dreamed that Benedict would step down. Almost two weeks before Benedict resigned! Ah!
Visitors take photos with their phones and tablets of Pope Francis as he speaks from the central balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican.
His emphasis on social justice gives liberal-leaning Catholics hope, but his rigidly traditional stances on homosexuality and women’s issues temper the enthusiasm.
The Catholic formerly known as Jorge Bergoglio.
Ooh! Look at that one!