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Pope reappears after surgery, backs free universal healthcare

Italy Gemelli hospital Pope Francis on balcony

Rome, ItalyReuters Pope Francis, seeming in good overall condition, appeared in public on Sunday for the first time since undergoing intestinal surgery a week ago and made a plea for free universal healthcare. The 84-year-old Pope, who had part of his colon removed in the surgery, stepped out on the balcony of his suite on […]

Pope seeks “Copernican revolution” for post-COVID economy

Vatican Pope Francis St Peters Square 7 Feb 2021

Rome, ItalyAP Pope Francis urged governments on Monday to use the coronavirus crisis as a revolutionary opportunity to create a world that is more economically and environmentally just – and where basic healthcare is guaranteed for all.  Francis made the appeal in his annual foreign policy address to ambassadors accredited to the Holy See, an […]