Coverage of Pope Francis’ first Ash Wednesday. He leads a procession from the Basilica of Saint Anselm to the Basilica of Saint Sabina with Mass and the imposition of ashes.
The weekly audience with Pope Francis takes place in St Peter's Square or Paul VI Hall at the Vatican. In his audiences, Pope Francis focuses on catechesis.
Pope Francis creates 19 new Cardinals for the Catholic Church at the Public Consistory on February 22, 2014.
Pope Francis meeting with engaged couples in Saint Peter's Square on Valentine's Day, Friday, February 14.
Watch coverage of the Pope's weekly general audience, his major liturgical celebrations from the Vatican, and his travels around the world. Check here for the times of LIVE Masses and Vatican events, and see the schedule for our regular papal programming below.
Each week, the Holy Father welcomes the faithful into St Peter's Square or Paul VI Hall to greet them, offer them some words of wisdom and bless them.
Thursdays 8am ET, Sundays 11:30am.
Produced by the Vatican Television Center, Octava Dies provides highlights oft he activites of the Holy Father and the bustling world of the Holy See.
Sundays 11am ET, Wednesdays 3:30pm, Thursdays 10:30am, Fridays 1:30am, Saturdays 4:30pm.