ZENIT will return with its regular news dispatch on Tuesday, April 22. The entire ZENIT staff wishes a most blessed Easter to all of our readers.read more
During the general audience this morning in St. Peter's Square -- attended by crowds even more numerous than usual due to this weekend's canonizations of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII -- Francis asked those present: “Why do you seek the living among the dead?” Referring to today’s Gospel in which angels admon...
Here is a translation of the Holy Father's discourse at the General Audience in St. Peter's Square this morning. *** Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! This week is the week of joy: we celebrate the Resurrection of Jesus. It is a true, profound joy, based on the certainty that the Risen Christ dies no m...
Up to a million pilgrims will be attending the canonisation Mass of Blessed Popes John XXIII and John Paul II on Sunday, the city and Vicariate of Rome predict. Maurizio Pucci, chief coordinator of special projects for the Mayor of Rome, told reporters Wednesday that the city estimates a minimum of 500,000 pilgr...
Quote for April 23rd
"Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what it is still possible for you to do."
- Blessed John XXIII
The Vicariate of Rome is organising a number of liturgical events on the eve of Sunday’s canonisation. At 5pm on Saturday, in the basilica of St. Paul’s Outside the Walls, there will be an …read more
Everyone can be as holy as the Popes who will be canonized this Sunday, Rome’s vocation’s director has stressed. Don Fabio Rosini said that all can be just as holy as they were, if they …read more
European Citizens’ Initiative “One of Us” European Parliament Hearing Brussels – 10 April 2014 Grégor Puppinck, representative of the ECI Introduction and conclusion Introduction- …read more
Church leaders in the Central African Republic have decried the Good Friday murder of a priest by a group of armed men. Father Christ Forman Wilibona, a priest for the Diocese of Bossangoa, …read more
Here is a message sent last Thursday to Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper by the president of Canada's bishops, regarding various issues of local and global importance. * * * Dear Prime …read more
In an “urgent appeal”, the European Centre for Law and Justice has called the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture to investigate on children born alive after late abortion, and on methods of …read more
-- Acts 3:11-26 Psalm 8:2ab and 5, 6-7, 8-9 Luke 24:35-48 In the Gospel, Jesus appears to the disciples in Jerusalem. He eats a piece of fish in their presence to prove that he is not a …read more
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