What’s going on in Vatican?

Arresting people in Vatican sounds pretty unusual, but it has just happened. Would you say that those arrest and events related to them may have some impact on the ongoing processes in the Curia under Pope Francis or not, and why? Read few comments.

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Vatican synod concluded: What is its message?

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Vatican synod: Evolution, revolution or just a discussion?

Two-week Vatican synod about Catholic Church’s teaching on family life will take place from Sunday.

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On Pope in Albania, relations with Muslims and Mother Teresa

With Gëzim AlpionLecturer in Sociology, University of Birmingham.

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Pope Francis on homosexuality: It is more about tone rather than content

Pope Francis said that he doesn’t have any problem with the inclination to homosexuality:  “Who am I to judge them if they’re seeking the Lord in good faith?” he said. Is it somehow significant statement from the Pope in your opinion or not, and why, as some people suggest that for example a previous Pope Benedict XVI would not say something like this? Read few comments.

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Is Pope Francis serious about reforming the Vatican Bank?

It seems that the arrest of senior Vatican cleric is just another affair not directly related to “big” IOR’s  issues and it was made by Italians. But anyway would you say that the arrest could be a sign that the new Pope is really serious about the investigation of the Vatican Bank no matter who might be involved in potential crimes? Read few comments.

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Women in the Catholic Church: Will their role change with Pope Francis?

According to media reports Pope Francis stressed the “fundamental” importance of women in the Roman Catholic Church.

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