While speaking on the beauty of the unity of the Church at his weekly General Audience, Pope Francis also used the occasion to remind the faithful to not give into those actions which divide it, such as jealousy and feeling superior. Posing a question to the thousands gathered in St. Peter's Square, the Pope said...read more
Pope Francis spent Wednesday morning not only at his weekly General Audience, but also with a famous team of German soccer players: Bayern Munich. Bayern Munich isa German soccer club and is the most successful club in German football history. The team, who met with the Pope during a private audience, donated ...
Here is a translation of the Holy Father's address during his Wednesday General Audience in St. Peter's Square: * * * Dear brothers and sisters, Good Morning. The image of the body is used when one wants to show how the elements that make up a reality are closely united with one another and form together one ...
Pope Francis met yesterday with a group of mothers who lost their children in a tragic Rail accident in Buenos Aires. According to the Argentinian newspaper, La Nacion, 8 mothers traveled to Rome and attended the Pope’s morning Mass at Santa Marta before meeting with him in the afternoon. On February 22, 2012, a ...
Quote for October 22nd
"As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live."
- St. John Paul II
Roman Rite - XXIX Sunday in Ordinary Time - Year A - October 19, 2014. Is 45, 1.4-6; Ps 96; 1 Theses 1, 1-5b; Mt 22, 15 to 21 Ambrosian Rite - Feast of the Lord Bar 3.24 to 38, or Rev 1:10; …read more
Below is a ZENIT translation of the French Relatio Texts, of Groups A and B. *** Relatio – Circulus Gallicus “A” Moderator: H. E. Cardinal Robert SARAH Reporter: H. E. Monsignor …read more
Here is a ZENIT translation of the texts from Italian Group A. * * * Italian Relatio Text, Group A: Relatio – Circulus Italicus “A” Moderator: H.E. Cardinal Fernando FILONI Reporter: H.E. …read more
The Holy Spirit not only gives Christians an identity, but also a “down payment” of our heavenly inheritance. Pope Francis expressed these sentiments during his morning Mass at Casa Santa …read more
This synod is addressing the concrete struggles of families, says the president of the episcopal conference of Madagascar, especially those from the world’s most poor nations. In an interview …read more
As more families worldwide are fragile and broken, Cardinal Cleemis says Indian families have a greater role to play and should actively be witnesses to the possibilities of the family unit …read more