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...read more
Pope Francis called for a "negotiated solution" to assist those suffering from persecution and violence in Syria and Iraq. The Holy Father made his appeal during an audience with the Joint International Commission for Theological Dialogue between the Catholic Church and the Easter Orthodox Churches today at the Vat...
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...
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...
Quote for January 30th
“Evil draws its power from indecision and concern for what other people think.”
― Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
The Vatican today released Pope Francis’ prayer intentions for February. The Holy Father's universal prayer intention for this month is: “That prisoners, especially the young, may be able to …read more
A mob of armed Muslim students stormed a Christian boys' school in Bannu, a city located in northern Pakistan, calling for its closure. According to Fides, the estimated 300 students were …read more
Your Eminences, Your Excellencies, Dear Brothers in Christ, With great joy I welcome you, the members of theJoint International Commission for Theological Dialogue between the Catholic Church …read more
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 …read more
"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 …read more
“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