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Pope Francis’ message for the 48th World Day of Peace, "concerns not only the foundation of peace but its concrete realization in inter-personal relations,” said Cardinal Peter Turkson, president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, at a conference today to present the letter. The World Day is marked ...read more
Articles from section "World Days and Feasts"
Christmas is in the air in Vatican City as an 83 foot fir tree arrived in St. Peter’s Square this morning. The tree was brought in from Passo dell’Abbate, located in the Southern Italian …read more
In a letter published today, written in Latin and dated Nov. 18, Pope Francis named Cardinal Christoph Schonborn, archbishop of Vienna, as his special envoy at the celebration of the 25th …read more
Sunday, Nov. 30, is the first Sunday in Advent, when we are called to wait for Jesus, just like the Jewish people did for years before Christ. That is hard to do. After all, Jesus has already …read more