Venezuelan archbishop offers to resign at 75

Cardinal Jorge Urosa Savino, the Archbishop of Caracas, has submitted his archiepiscopal resignation upon reaching 75 years of age. Under canon law, bishops must submit their resignations to the Pope once they reach 75, but he may let them stay on.

Pope and Patriarch call for care of creation

Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartholomew have issued a joint message for World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, which fell on September 1.

Coptic pope weighs in on Australia’s debate

Coptic Pope Tawadros II has told young Coptic Australians to “fight” for traditional marriage in the forthcoming referendum.

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