- Jul 4, 2020
It wasn’t a miracle, but the scene that unfolded on Dan and Judy Gotto’s farm in Bankston shortly before Christmas became a beautiful testament to faith.
Miguel Servellon, who is Salvadoran and a lawyer by profession, captured some of the spiritual life of the country’s indigenous people, which in large part includes Catholicism.
Pope Francis made a quick trip to the Greek island of Lesbos to visit a detention camp for refugees attempting to make their way into Europe. He told the refugees he’d gone to Greece to “be with you and to hear your stories.” Read more about the trip.
Crux associate editor John L. Allen Jr. and Vatican correspondent Inés San Martín traveled the world in 2015, documenting anti-Christian persecution in several countries. Revisit this gallery as more stories in their series are published and photos are added.
Pope Francis went on a six-day trip to Africa, visiting Kenya, Uganda, and the Central African Republic. It was his first visit to the continent. The pope delivered 18 speeches and celebrate four open-air Masses. He also met religious and political leaders as well as local youths, and reached out to the underprivileged