In his homily at Casa Santa Marta this morning, Pope Francis called on the faithful to never forget the memory of their first love, Christ, in order to not become lukewarm Christians. The first reading of today continued from St. Paul's Letter to the Hebrews, in which he invites Christians to "remember the days p...read more
Pope Francis expressed his condolences to victims of a tragic gas truck explosion that took place in front of the Cuajimalpa Maternal Hospital in Mexico City. The blast occurred on the morning of Thursday when a tanker truck began to leak. The workers of the truck tried frantically to repair the leak and began te...
Msgr. Guido Marini, the Master of Pontifical Liturgical Celebrations, announced that Pope Francis has modified the ceremony of investiture of the Pallium which takes place on the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul. In an interview with Vatican Radio, Msgr. Marini said the ceremony of investiture will take place in th...
"The privatization of salvation is the wrong path." These were the words of Pope Francis during his morning homily at Casa Santa Marta today. According to Vatican Radio, the Holy Father reflected on the first reading from the Letter to the Hebrews, in which St. Paul encourages Christians to "not stay away from ou...
Quote for January 30th
“Evil draws its power from indecision and concern for what other people think.”
― Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
“I would like the genuine joy that the children expressed to him not make one forget the scandal of evil that strikes them every day,” explained Father Matthieu Dauchez. The Director of the …read more
In a crowded Cathedral and streamed via Internet in five Continents, Cause of Beatification and Canonization of Chiara Lubich was opened in a ceremony presided over by Bishop Raffaello …read more
An Archbishop from Kurdish northern Iraq grappling with the influx of more than 120,000 Christians fleeing ISIS is to come to London to plead their cause. Archbishop Bashar Warda of Erbil is …read more
The Patriarchs of the Middle East met to discuss the situations facing Christians in the region, particularly those who have been displaced due to conflict. Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai …read more
A Caritas Internationalis representative warned the UN that refugees from the Central African Republic will suffer if aid isn’t increased this year. Mgsr. Robert J Vitillo,thehead of Caritas …read more
Here is the address given by Msgr. Robert J. Vitillo, head of Caritas Internationalis' Delegation to the UN in Geneva at the launch of the Inter-Agency Central African Republic Regional …read more
Capuchin Father Jean-Bertin Nadonye Ndongo has been named bishop of Lolo, Democratic Republic of Congo. He was born in Botuzu, Democratic Republic of Congo, in 1965, gave his perpetual vows …read more
Here is the latest column by Bishop James Conley of Lincoln, Nebraska, reprinted from theSouthern Nebraska Register. -- Franciscan missionaries first arrived in Florida more than 450 years …read more