Last article of section "Ecumenism"
Pope Francis will celebrate a Mass in the Armenian Catholic rite this Sunday, marking the 100th anniversary of the massacre of hundreds of thousands of Armenians in what is considered by many the first genocide of the 20th century. The Pope today addressed a delegation of 20 bishops of the Synod of the Armenian C...read more
Articles from section "Ecumenism"
In a message sent to the Taizé Community, Pope Francis encouraged participants of their ecumenical meeting to be "the salt of the earth". The meeting will take place from December 29th– …read more
A high-ranking Filipino Muslim leader urged all people of faith, regardless of specific religious affiliations, to go all out in their support for Pope Francis. According to Asia News, Imam …read more
Here is the translation of the message sent by Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican Secretary of State, on behalf of the Holy Father to the Taizé Community on the occasion of their 27th European …read more
Pope Francis wrote Christians of the Middle East for Christmas, recognizing that their Christmas hymns will "be accompanied by tears and sighs" but also assuring them that "the birth of the …read more
This report was contributed by Esther Gaitan-Fuertes of Aid to the Church in Need. * * * The Roman Catholic archbishop of Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, described the Balkans as an ethnic …read more