Vatican Museums

Thumbnail staircase 1 at the vatican museums on november 12 2015 credit gianluca gangemi aci stampa cna 11 12 15 A new look into the Vatican's stunning museums

Those who haven't made it to the world famous Vatican Museums needn't worry – the Church’s treasures will now come to them through a new DVD series...

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Thumbnail detail from the the battle of the milvian bridge fresco in the hall of constantine in the apostolic palace showing an allegorical justice 2 cna Art experts solve Renaissance mystery in papal palace

Vatican City, Jul 12, 2017 / 04:58 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Two works painted by Renaissance master Raphael have been newly identified after art...

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Thumbnail private chapel in papal residence at castel gandolfo credit vatican museums cna Castel Gandolfo, the summer home of Popes, opens to the public

Castel Gandolfo, Italy, Oct 22, 2016 / 12:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Used for centuries as a private summer residence for Popes, the Apostolic Palace...

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Thumbnail korean manuscript true meaning of the lord of heaven courtesy archdiocese of seoul cna Korea exhibit at Vatican shares history, peace through art

An exhibit at the Vatican this month shows the 230-year history of the Catholic Church on the Korean peninsula, highlighting the faith of its...

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Thumbnail pope francis receives a new annotated edition of the torah at the vatican feb 23 2017 credit losservatore romano cna Pope Francis: the Torah is a manifestation of God’s love for man

Vatican City, Feb 23, 2017 / 07:33 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Thursday Pope Francis welcomed longtime friend and Rabbi Abraham Skorka to the Vatican...

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Thumbnail pope francis 3 visits a refugee camp in bangui car on nov 29 2015 credit losservatore romano cna 11 29 15 Proceeds of Vatican art project will go to children's hospital in CAR

Bangui, Central African Republic, Feb 7, 2017 / 12:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Inspired by Pope Francis’ trip to Central African Republic in 2015, a...

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Thumbnail the deposition by caravaggio public via wikipedia commons The art Pope Francis loves

Vatican City, Jul 7, 2017 / 08:23 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- What is Pope Francis’ idea of art? A new documentary titled ‘Pope Francis – My idea of art,’...

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Thumbnail rembrandt harmensz cna Vatican displays Rembrandt's art for the first time

Vatican City, Dec 6, 2016 / 06:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- For the first time, the works of Dutch artist Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn will be...

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Thumbnail pope francis receives a cake for his 80th birthday at the general audience dec 14 2016 credit losservatore romano 1 cna What happens when you give the Pope a birthday present?

Vatican City, Dec 17, 2016 / 03:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis will receive thousands of gifts for his 80th birthday Saturday, from heads of...

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Thumbnail castel gandolfo When the pope’s palace became a refugee center and neonatal unit

Because Pope Francis isn’t using the traditional papal summer residence at Castel Gandolfo, and apparently has no plans ever to do so, beginning...

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