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Pope Francis with athlete participants in the sport for humanity conference, Oct 5, 2016

Pope Francis with athlete participants in the sport for humanity conference, Oct 5, 2016

Conference launches sport in service of humanity movement

07/10/2016 12:37

The conference organizers and sponsors hope to foster a worldwide movement that will enrich lives by helping people, through sport, to build trust and learn cooperation, foster friendship, live healthy lives, and have fun

Pope Francis meets privately on Wednesday with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

Pope Francis meets privately on Wednesday with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

Ban Ki-Moon speaks to Vatican Radio after Pope Francis meeting

05/10/2016 19:12

Pope Francis met with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday before the Sport at the Service of Humanity's First Global Conference on Sport and Faith, which is being held in the Vatican this week.

Pope Francis arrives at the Paul VI Audience Hall for Sport at the Service of Humanity's First Global Conference on Sport and Faith.

Pope Francis arrives at the Paul VI Audience Hall for Sport at the Service of Humanity's First Global Conference on Sport and Faith.

Pope Francis: Sport has great value, must be honest

05/10/2016 17:30

Pope Francis on Wednesday greeted participants of Sport at the Service of Humanity's First Global Conference on Sport and Faith, which is being held in the Vatican this week.

 

Pope Francis pets a 'dog athlete' during his General Audience on Wednesday.

Pope Francis pets a 'dog athlete' during his General Audience on Wednesday

Pope Francis greets "dog athletes" at General Audience

05/10/2016 12:51

Pope Francis on Wednesday met with members of the “Federazione Italiana Sport Cinofili,” which is the Italian Federation dealing with “dog sports,” which test a canine’s agility and obedience.

 

Speakers at the Vatican press conference to brief journalists on the first ever global conference on Faith and Sport.

Speakers at the Vatican press conference to brief journalists on the first ever global conference on Faith and Sport.

Spotlight on landmark Vatican conference on Faith and Sport

04/10/2016 14:53

Leading figures from the world of sport are among those attending the first ever global conference on faith and sport that is being held in the Vatican this week.

Pope Francis receives Portuguese national team shirt from Ricardo Quaresma.

Pope Francis receives Portuguese national team shirt from Ricardo Quaresma.

Pope Francis receives Portuguese national team shirt

07/09/2016 16:30

Pope Francis on Wednesday greeted Ricardo Quaresma, a member of Portugal’s national football team which won the European Championship this summer.