Last article of section "Saints and Blessed"
Offices in the Vatican are marking today's feast of St. George (Jorge in Spanish) with celebration, as it is the feast day of Pope Francis' baptismal saint. Pope Francis was born Jorge Mario Bergoglio in Argentina on Dec. 17, 1936, and was baptized a week later, on Christmas night. Vatican Radio shared a reflecti...read more
Articles from section "Saints and Blessed"
Last February 3, Pope Francis promulgated the Decree that recognizes the martyrdom in odium fidei of the Archbishop of San Salvador, Oscar Arnulfo Romero Galdamez, the anniversary of whose …read more
This morning, Pope Francis called his predecessor to congratulate him for the feast of St. Joseph, his name day. According to the Holy See Press Office, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI …read more
Pope Francis sent a message to the parish community of Saint John Bosco in Buenos Aires, which will be inaugurated this Sunday, March 22. It is the first slum parish, located in the Villa …read more