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Below is the Vatican-provided translation of Pope Francis' Palm Sunday homily, which was given this morning in St. Peter's Square: *** At the heart of this celebration, which seems so festive, are the words we heard in the hymn of the Letter to the Philippians:“He humbled himself”(2:8).Jesus’ humiliation. ...read more
Articles from section "World Days and Feasts"
On the Feast of the Annunciation on Wednesday, the leader of Canada's bishops released a message for Holy Week and Easter. The message begins with the exhortation, "Choose life!" Last month, …read more
This past weekend, March 21-22, many of our parishes included a letter from me that was read during Mass. It highlighted some of the needs we face in preparing for the World Meeting of …read more
The Vatican’s Office for Liturgical Celebrations has released Pope Francis' event-filled Holy Week and Easter. According to the list of the Pope's Liturgical Celebrations published today, all …read more
This Holy Thursday, Pope Francis will again wash the feet of inmates. Today, the Vatican announced that HolyThursdayevening, April 2, the Holy Father will go to the Rebibbia prison in Rome to …read more
Here is the text of the Homily given by Cardinal Charles Bo of Yangon (Myanmar) at the 113th Celebration of Our Lady of Lourdes at the National Marian Center of Nyaung Lay Bin. Over 100,000 …read more