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
The first feast day of St. John Paul II was celebrated in Venezuela by the Apostolic Nuncio, who prayed that the recently canonized saint would accompany the nation“in the path of peace and …read more
The first phase of the Synod has ended and now its the time for Post-Synodal reflections, to which is entrusted the task of translating, in the living fabric of the community of the faithful, …read more
To mark today's feast of St. John Paul II, here is a small excerpt from his first speech to the diplomatic corps accredited to the Holy See, given Oct. 20, 1978. * * * On the other hand, the …read more
The annual meeting of the Eastern Catholic hierarchiesof Europe is taking place this year in Lviv (Ukraine), on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the legalisation of the Greek-Catholic …read more
-- Ephesians 3:14-21 Psalm 33:1-2,4-5, 11-12,18-19 Luke 12:49-53 Today's Gospel is not easy to understand: if Jesus is the "prince of peace" (Isaiah 9:6) and gives the gift of peace to his …read more