Weekly Program: The World seen from The Vatican

Weekly Program: The World seen from The Vatican

This 26-minute program highlights the most important weekly stories on the Pope, the Vatican, and the Catholic Church, as seen through an international lens.

The program covers not only religious news, but also stories with ethical, humanitarian, cultural and artistic elements. Since 2005, our weekly magazine show has become a global point of reference when it comes to news about the Pope and the Church.

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Weekly Program: The World seen from The Vatican
  • The World seen from the Vatican 01-13-2021

    This week at the Vatican:
    During the Angelus, the pope showed his concern about the US Capitol's attack.
    Pope officially allows women to take on roles of "lay ministries" such as acolytes.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 01-06-21

  • The World seen from the Vatican 12-30-2020

  • The World seen from the Vatican 12-23-2020

  • The World seen from the Vatican 12-16-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope Francis celebrates Mass for Our Lady of Guadalupe despite restrictions.
    Also, he commits to achieving net-zero CO2 emissions in Vatican by 2050.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 12-09-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Vatican announces Pope's first trip after a year of standstill due to pandemic: Iraq.
    Pope asks catechists to pay more attention to the formation of people with disabilities.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 12-02-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    St. Peter's Basilica was decorated elaborately for the creation of 13 new cardinals.
    Pope shows support for women against abortion.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 11-25-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Five years since Jubilee of Mercy: Looking back at this decisive year for Pope Francis.
    Pope's tribute to grandmothers everywhere.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 11-18-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    The pope celebrated Mass at the Vatican for World Day of the Poor.
    On Nov. 28 Pope Francis will celebrate his seventh consistory, in which he'll appoint 13 new cardinals.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 11-11-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    President of Kenya visited Pope Francis and invites him to visit country again.
    He also met with missionary who spent two years in captivity.
    And, the Vatican published a Report that reveals that McCarrick lied to John Paul II to become archbishop of Washington.
    Much mor...

  • The World seen from the Vatican 11-04-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope at All Souls Mass: Hope is a gift for which we must ask
    He also wrote an important letter about Europe, on the 50th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between the Holy See and the European Union.
    And, the Vatican briefs nuncios on pope's words about civil union...

  • The World seen from the Vatican 10-28-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope Francis announces that he will appoint new cardinals in November.
    He also advises Spanish prime minister on how to govern without submitting to ideologies.
    Pope Francis says same-sex couples have a right to be legally covered.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 10-21-2020

  • The World seen from the Vatican 10-14-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope Francis to Cardinal Pell: Thank you for your witness
    Four Swiss guards test positive for coronavirus
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 10-07-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope at Angelus explains main point of his new encyclical, “Fratelli Tutti”
    New Swiss Guards swear loyalty to Pope Francis.
    Parolin and Pompeo respectfully discuss differing views on China.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 09-30-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope to UN: Pandemic has shown we can't live without each other nor against each other.
    Angelo Becciu, prefect of the Causes of Saints, resigns from his cardinalate and his position.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 09-23-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope Francis to autistic children: Each of you is precious in God's eyes.
    Mike Pompeo will visit the Vatican, but he has already made his intentions known: The Vatican endangers its moral authority if it renews deal with China.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 09-16-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Cardinal Parolin: The intention is to renew the Vatican-China agreement.
    Pope Francis asks politicians to dialogue with opponents in order to overcome this crisis.
    Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle tests positive for coronavirus.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 09-09-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Vatican confirms release of Pope Francis' new encyclical.
    After almost six months without contact with people outside the Vatican, the pope met again with pilgrims.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 09-02-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope at General Audience: After pandemic, will this sick economic system continue?
    Benedict XVI's shoemaker publishes book about his experience making pope's shoes
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 08-26-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope in General Audience: It would be sad if the rich received the coronavirus vaccine first.
    During the Angelus, Pope Francis posed the question: Who is Jesus for us? The pope explained that the answer to this question is not abstract.
    Priest of Beirut: The Lebanese can...

  • The World seen from the Vatican 08-19-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope Francis baptizes Siamese twins separated in Vatican pediatric hospital.
    Latino migrants join Lebanese to clean streets of Beirut.
    The pope called for peace in Belarus and lamented the terrorist violence in Nigeria.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 08-12-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope Francis remembers tragedy in Lebanon and donates $294,000 for the emergency.
    Pope on 75th anniversary of atomic bombing of Hiroshima: Let's listen to survivors.
    Four years since Pope Francis' visit to the Porziuncola in Assisi.
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium.

  • The World seen from the Vatican 07-29-2020

    This week at the Vatican:
    Pope to youth: Do not leave the elderly by themselves; call them
    Vatican Museums sees over 85 per cent drop in daily visitors due to coronavirus
    Much more, at Rome Reports Premium