Bishops' Conference of England and Wales
Pope Francis presided over the solemn inaugural Mass of his Pontificate on March 19, 2013, the Solemnity of Saint Joseph.
A biography of the 266th Pope and leader of the Catholic Church - Pope Francis.
Pope Francis releases Evangelii Gaudium
Here you will find Pope Francis' first Angelus from the window of the Apostolic Palace where he spoke of God's patience with his children.
Pope Benedict XVI delivers a farewell message to faithful in final appearance at the balcony of the Castel Gandolfo palace.
Text from Pope Francis' Homily
Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran announced the name of the new Pope to 100,000 faithful gathered in St. Peter's Square, as well as those around the world.