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Meets With Participants of Symposium Sponsored by Vatican Observatory
Pope Francis says the Church is in need of religious men and women who can bridge the gapbetween faith and modern science. The Holy Father said this when he met this morning with participants in a Symposium sponsored by the Vatican Observatory. Reflecting on thisinstitution which was placed under the manage...read more
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Jesuit Brother Guy Consolmagno to Head Astronomical Research Institution
Pope Francis has appointed Jesuit Brother Guy Consolmagno as the new director of the Vatican Observatory. The appointment was announced today by the Holy See Press Office, shortly after the …read more
“Scientific research on the universe can offer a unique perspective, shared by believers and non-believers, which helps to attain a better religious understanding of creation”
Here is the translation of the Holy Father’s address today to the participants of a Symposium sponsored by the Vatican Observatory today at the Apostolic Palace. * * * Dear Brothers and …read more
IBM Develops Application to Help Pilgrims Navigate Philadelphia
As final preparations are underway for the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia, a new mobile app has been launched to help pilgrims and residents navigate around the city. The “Go …read more
The First World War lingers in the memory as humanity's first encounter with industrialized killing on a mass scale. New weapons of the machine age obliterated forests, villages and fields - …read more
Today, the Holy See officially presented Pope Francis' encyclical Laudato Si': On the Care for Our Common Home. The encyclical was discussed at a press conference held at the New Synod Hall …read more