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This morning, after celebrating Mass in the Domus Sanctae Marthae chapel, Pope Francis met with the executive committee of Caritas Internationalis, telling them that "a Church without charity does not exist." The president of Caritas, Cardinal Oscar Andrés Rodríguez Maradiaga, archbishop of Tegucigalpa, Honduras,...read more
Articles from section "Charity and Relief Organizations"
The president of Caritas in Lebanon says they need international aid to care for refugees from Syria, whose numbers are "growing in an incredible way." Father Simon Faddoul spoke with Vatican …read more
Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarch Gregorios III Laham is begging for peace in Syria, saying the country’s “suffering has gone beyond all bounds." The Damascus-based patriarch estimates that, …read more
Here is the text of Pope Francis' address yesterday to the members of the Papal Foundation on their annual pilgrimage to Rome. * * * Dear Friends, I am pleased to meet the members of The …read more
Pope Francis received members of the “Papal Foundation” who were in Rome for their annual pilgrimage to present Pope Francis $8.6 million for support of the Holy Father’s charitable work …read more
The two bishops who lead the justice and peace efforts of the US bishops' conference are urging Congress to address the moral and human dimensions of the federal budget and protect the poor, …read more