Presenting the latest news from the Vatican with excerpts and analysis of the Holy Father’s recent audiences and writings, newsmaker interviews, highlights of recent events, and feature segments- all from the heart of the Universal Church.
2022-01-09 - Beauty Will Save the World
Travel to Barcelona for the 20th edition of the International Sacred Music and Art Festival. Then, visit Rome where music from Mozart and Monteverdi gives life to the imposing basilicas of the Eternal City. On Vaticano.
2022-01-02 - The Best of Vaticano 2021
A look back at 2021 includes President Biden’s visit to the Vatican during the G20, the Pope’s apostolic journey to Iraq, the first exhibition in the Vatican Museums after lockdown and the Firefighters of St. Francis.
2021-12-19 - In the Light of Memory
In this special episode, Vaticano travels with Father Mitch Pacwa to the Vatican Apostolic Archives, where he explores the untold secrets of this immense repository of historic documents, correspondence and more.
2021-12-12 - Pope Francis in Cyprus and Greece & Vatican Nativity Scene
This week, Vaticano accompanies Pope Francis on His Apostolic trip to Cyprus and Greece, learn how faith is helping two young Christians from Cameroon, and visit this year’s Vatican nativity scene that comes from Peru.
2021-12-05 - Athens Awaits Pope Francis & Advent in the Vatican
See why Pope Francis is traveling to Greece, meet Mariologist Fr. Salvatore Perella and learn about the dogma of the Immaculate Conception, and dive into the Christmas spirit by celebrating Advent at the Vatican.
2021-11-28 - Newman Special
Walk the streets of Rome with Vaticano as we learn about the life of St. John Henry Newman. Meet the members of the Spiritual Family "The Work", a congregation inspired by the memory of this great English saint.
2021-11-21 - Sister from the Bronx & Wine Making Monks
The Italian National Soccer team pays a visit to the Vatican children's hospital, learn about monks who have been serving popes for over 700 years, and meet Sr. Maria Silva and learn about her faith journey... this week.
2021-11-14 - The Holy See and Palestine & “The Vatican Number Three”
In a meeting with Palestine’s president, Pope Francis reaffirms his support for the two state solution. Then, view an amazing photographic exhibition in St. Peter’s Square and participate in “Roman Nights”…all on Vaticano.
2021-11-07 - President Joe Biden in the Vatican & Pope Francis Pro-life Appeal
This week, Vaticano examines the Vatican’s influence as world leaders meet with Pope Francis before the G20 summit. And Pope John Paul II’s personal photographer reveals never before seen photos of the Polish saint.
2021-10-31-World Mission Day & "Tweets" from the Catacombs
This week, Vaticano takes you through the Roman Catacombs to witness the faith and courage of the early Christians. And on World Mission Day, see how and why the Catholic Church has grown to 15 million new members.
2021-10-24 - Pope John Paul I to Be Proclaimed Blessed & "The Secret to Happiness" According to St. Bridget
On Vaticano, Pope Francis approves a miracle that advances the beatification cause of Pope John Paul I and seven others. And discover the little known connection between St. Bridget of Sweden and the Basilica of St. Paul.
2021-10-17 - Synodal Path Begins & Celebrating Saint Cardinal John Henry Newman in Rome
This week, Vaticano is in Rome, as leaders of the world’s religions gather at the Vatican to sign an unprecedented joint appeal calling on countries to “achieve net-zero carbon emissions” to help save the environment.
2021-10-10 - Our Lady and Eucharist & “Saints Peter and Paul by Raphael and Fra Bartolomeo"
The Universal Church begins phase one of the synodal process, and Vaticano is there. Then visit the first exhibition of the Vatican Museums in almost 2 years to uncover the connection between Raphael and Fra Angelico.
2021-10-03- Christian Future for Europe and Padre Pio Memorialized in Bronze
Pope Francis invites Europe to rediscover Jesus at the opening of the Council of Bishops’ Conferences. Plus, a meeting with Cardinal Kurt Koch and a vist to St. Padre Pio’s hometown of Pietrelcina. All on Vaticano.