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"
Of her parents, St. Therese of Lisieux once said: "God gave me a mother and father more worthy of heaven than of earth." The lives of Blessed Louis and Zelie Martin are seen as an inspiration …read more
Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, is the CEO ofSalt and Light Catholic Media Foundationand the English Language Assistant to the Holy See Press Office. --- --- --- The present challenges to fatherhood …read more
The Holy See has announced that Pope Francis has recognized the miracle attributed to Louis and Zelie Martin, the parents of St. Therese of Lisieux. The Holy Father approved the decree during …read more