Indonesia: In the Ring of Fire

Mount Sinabung is the latest of many volcanoes to erupt. The country is one of the most volcanically active places on earth and has been home to some of the most powerful eruptions in the world.

Pope Francis Prays for Victims, Survivors of Typhoon Haiyan

On Sunday morning, Pope Francis turned global Catholic attention to the disaster in the Philippines, where 10,000 people are feared dead in one city alone in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.

The Holy Father preached on the resurrection and eternal life in his Sunday Angelus, led thousands of people in St. Peter’s Square in silent prayer …