Pope Francis became everyone’s favorite rapper Monday after a convincing photo inspired Twitter users to pair him with the hilarious #PopeBars hashtag.

Jennifer Hudson has had an undeniably busy year. When she sits down to reflect, she realized that it has  been a year filled with challenges,emotional swings and undeniable sadness and happiness. Those emotional moments  have led her to some of the biggest moments any woman can ask for. One of the biggest moments was singing […]

Last night’s horrific terrorist actions has spurred the religious world to respond. Christian leaders are expressing their sympathy and calling for prayer with the following words: Pope Francis I am shaken, I don’t understand these things, done by human beings… There cannot be justification, religious or human. It’s inhuman,” an emotional pontiff said during a […]

Pope Francis‘s visit to America was definitely star studded. Sting was in attendance for New York’s St.Patrick’s Cathedral mass. Mark Walhberg hosted an evening of performances, which culminated with the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin’s inspiring performance. Ms. Franklin now reveals her fleeting moments with the pontiff. Aretha Franklin says: “It was a true and […]

Vatican spokesman Fr. Federico Lombardi confirmed that the Pope Francis met with Kim Davis and her husband as part of a large group that was invited, not as a specific meeting of support of her actions. In an Oct. 2 statement, Fr. Lombardi said that Pope Francis met with Davis alongside several dozen others who […]

Pope Francis was here last week. You would have had to be under a rock to not know that. He delighted tens of thousands of people crowded onto a thoroughfares in three major  cities. He joyfully went off script delivering a folksy, funny commentary.  All these things are similar to what TD Jakes, Joel Osteen […]

Pope Francis met privately  with victims of clergy and other sex abuse and pledged that all those responsible for the scandal would be held accountable. Speaking to bishops and seminarians, Francis described his private, unscheduled meeting with the sex abuse victims, three women and two men, whom he said “have become true heralds of mercy. […]

The World Meeting of Families  Philadelphia 2015 was a star studded event with Academy Award nominated actor, Mark Wahlberg, serving as the host for The Festival of Families with Pope Francis on Saturday, September 26 on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. In addition to Mr. Wahlberg’s role, it 18 time Grammy Award winning “Queen of Soul,” […]

Faith And Spirit

On Thursday, Pope Francis addressed a joint session of Congress as part of his first visit to the United States. During his prepared remarks to the…

A 17-year-old was blessed by Pope Francis in a touching moment at St. Patrick’s Cathedral during his big trip to New York Thursday evening. Stephanie…


On Thursday, Roland Martin and NewsOne Now recapped the first day of Pope Francis‘ visit to the United States. President Barack Obama and the Pope conducted…


Pope Francis tackled issues of racial and social injustice, and abolishment of the death penalty, among other things.