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Pope Francis is giving seminarians a three-word summary of some of the most important aspects of their vocation and their time of formation. The Pope encouraged seminarians to reflect on fraternity, prayer and mission in a message he sent to French seminarians on the occasion of their gathering at the Marian Shri...read more
Articles from section "Priesthood"
Below is a translation of the message that Pope Francis sent to French seminarians, on the occasion of their gathering at the Marian Shrine of Lourdes (November 8-10, 2014), at the end of the …read more
Pope Francis today addressed participants in the plenary assembly of the Congregation for the Clergy, telling them that a priest's initial formation in the seminary and his ongoing formation …read more
Here is a translation of the Pope’s address today when he received in audience participants in the plenary assembly of the Congregation for the Clergy. * * * Lord Cardinals, Dear Brother …read more
Here is a translation of the statement released Tuesday evening by the Vatican press office regarding the penal proceedings involving former nuncio Josef Wesolwoski. * * * Today, the Promoter …read more
Here is a reflection offered by Monsignor Vincent Foy, a priest of Toronto, at celebrations last month marking his 75th anniversary of ordination. Below his reflection is the text of the …read more