Francis Says Spousal Covenant Enriches Church, But Its Deterioration, Disfigures
Christian marriageis not merely a ceremony that is done in a church, with flowers, dress, and photos,but "is a sacrament that takes place in the Church and makes the Church." During his weekly General Audience this morning in a sunny St. Peter’s Square, the Pope made this observation,stressing that Christian...read more
Gave Pontiff a 'Pope Francis' Jersey
While in St. Peter's Square for his weeklyGeneral Audience this morning,Pope Francis metwith members of afamous basketball team from the United States. According to Vatican Radio, theHarlem Globetrotters met the Pope and gave hima jersey which said“Pope Francis” and the number 90.They basketball players ...
Carl Anderson also speaks with ZENIT on what it will mean to have Blessed Junípero Serra canonized.
Ahead of the Pope’s visit to the United States in September, the Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus says that “America must have a culture of life in its future and that is a principal responsibility for every Catholic.” Carl Anderson said this when he spoke with ZENIT on Saturday, while at a day of refle...
The Magisterium has offered clear guidelines for responding to the current crisis of refugees dying in an attempt to seek a life worthy of their human dignity.
European leaders have been called to act. More than 1,750 people have died this year trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea to seek refuge in Europe from their conflict-torn homelands throughout Africa and the Middle East. These are mothers and their children, fathers and their families, young people and old: ...
Quote for May 4th
"The proof of love is in the works. Where love exists, it works great things. But when it ceases to act, it ceases to exist."
- Saint Gregory the Great
Pope Francis has named Bishop John Wester of Salt Lake City, 64, as Archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico, and has accepted the resignation of Archbishop Michael Sheehan, 75, from pastoral …read more
The Church in Sicily is called to bear witness to mercy, especially in the upcoming Jubilee Year. This was the message given by Pope Francis to participants of the VI Regional Meeting of the …read more
In the ways of faith, hope and charity, Saint John Paul II continues to accompany us. This was the statement madeCardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz this morning at the Mass in St. Peter's Basilica …read more
Rome: the spiritual center of Catholicism. It's a city visited by millions each year, particularly pilgrims in search of a connection with the roots of their faith, a city where so many spent …read more
Below is a translation of Pope Francis’ address to the Bishops of the Episcopal Conference of Benin, on the occasion of their ad limina apostolorum visit this morning in the Vatican: *** Dear …read more
Below is a translation of Pope Francis' address to members of the John Paul II Foundation Saturday afternoon in the Vatican: *** Dear Brothers and Sisters, I welcome you, members and friends …read more
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