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Camillian Sister Candida Bellotti celebrated her 107thbirthday Thursday, making her the oldest nun in the world. It was a very special birthday, as she celebrated with Pope Francis. Immediately after the morning Mass the Pope celebrates at his residence Saint Martha’s, he greeted the Italian religious. “I couldn’...read more
Articles from section "Elderly and Dying"
Here is a translation of the homily Benedict XVI gave today when he celebrated Mass for the cardinals and bishops who have died this year. * * * Venerable Brothers, Dear brothers and sisters! …read more
Here is a translation of the address Benedict XVI gave today at the general audience. * * * Dear brothers and sisters, After celebrating the Solemnity of All Saints, the Church today invites …read more
In a number of countries around the world the pro-euthanasia forces continue to press for the legalization of assisted suicide. Australia's Dr. Philip Nitschke recently broke the law by …read more
Benedict XVI will be praying in October that the dying will find support in the love of their brothers and sisters. The Apostleship of Prayer announced the intentions chosen by the Pope for …read more