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
Here is a translation of the Pope's message Friday to the Italian Catholic University Federation (FUCI), on the occasion of the Extraordinary Congress for the Beatification of Pope Paul VI, …read more
Here is the text of a statement made byArchbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations at the General Debate of the 69th Session of the …read more
-- Ephesians 2:12-22 Psalm 85:9ab-10,11-12,13-14 Luke 12:35-38 In the Letter to the Ephesians, Paul tells us about the great things God has done for us through Jesus Christ. Through his …read more
The festival of Diwali is celebrated by all Hindus and is known as Deepavali or "row of oil lamps." Symbolically, based on ancient mythology, it represents the victory of truth over …read more
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“By our apostolic authority we declare that the Venerable Servant of God Paul VI, Pope, shall henceforth be called Blessed…” With these words, Pope Francis beatified Paul VI at the closing …read more