Sadly, Russell Crowe Did Not Get to Screen Noah For the Pope

But he, and the rest of the Noah team, did get a brief meeting with his this morning. Thus ended nearly a month of speculation, which began with some errant Crowe tweets. » 3/19/14 11:20am 3/19/14 11:20am

Pope says same-sex marriage is destroying the ‘essence of humanity’

If Pope Benedict's Christmas speeches are of any indication, it is becoming increasingly obvious that the Vatican has stepped up its assault on same-sex marriage. Speaking at his yearly address to Vatican officials, the Pope spoke out against marriage equality, saying that it's destroying the very foundations of the… » 12/24/12 6:30am 12/24/12 6:30am

Life Imitates V: The Vatican Welcomes Extraterrestrial Intelligences

In case you thought V's storyline, in which the Catholic Church embraces the alien visitors as "God's creatures," was too far fetched, the Vatican held a conference on exo-biology this week. Which occasioned this awesome image from the Telegraph newspaper. » 11/10/09 8:00pm 11/10/09 8:00pm

Vatican On Harry Potter: Not Likely To Lead To Hell Anymore

Despite some religious organizations condemning any cinematic depictions of magic or the occult, Harry Potter has just gained a group of high profile new fans at the Vatican. But what's behind this unexpected new pairing? » 7/20/09 7:30am 7/20/09 7:30am

Pope Says It's OK To Believe In Aliens

The Vatican has now given the all-clear for Catholics to believe in life beyond our planet. The Rev. Jose Gabriel Funes, Jesuit Director of the Vatican Observatory stated in an interview that our universe is too big to rule out "additional forms of life even, intelligent ones." » 5/14/08 10:40am 5/14/08 10:40am