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Pope Francis celebrates Mass in Mother Teresa Square in Tirana, Albania

Don’t use God as ‘armor’ for waging violence, pope says in Albania

September 21, 2014 TIRANA, Albania (CNS) — In a world “where an authentic religious spirit is being perverted and where religious differences are being distorted and exploited,” Albania is an “aspiring example” to everyone that peaceful coexistence is possible, Pope Francis said during a one-day visit to the country Sept. 21. The people of this…

Cardinal George of Chicago has enrolled in clinical trial to treat his cancer

Bishop Cupich named to succeed Cardinal George as Chicago archbishop

September 21, 2014 WASHINGTON (CNS) — Pope Francis has named Bishop Blase J. Cupich of Spokane, Washington, as archbishop of Chicago, succeeding Cardinal Francis E. George, who has headed the archdiocese since 1997. The appointment was announced Sept. 20 in Washington by Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano, apostolic nuncio to the United States. Archbishop Cupich will…

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