Articles on this issue "community"
He said that no person becomes a Christian on their own. Each member is part of a larger community, that received their faith from their family and their families before them. He added that …read more
During his Regina Caeli address Sunday, Pope Francis spoke of the role of the priest as pastor and “shepherd,” to his community, and how a priest figuratively serves as a "cow" providing …read more
The Holy Father received representatives of three institutions in audience this morning at the Vatican: the Gregorian Pontifical University, the Pontifical Biblical Institute and the …read more
In a letter addressed to the Base Ecclesial Communities of Brazil, Pope Francis called on members to characterize themselves through a new evangelical impulse for the renewal of the Church. …read more
In his last papal liturgy of 2013, Pope Francis gave thanks to God for the year just passed, invited the faithful to make an examination of conscience, and reflected on the quality of life …read more
By Connie Clark A building really can become a living thing. I watched it happen. It began in the wee hours of a Saturday morning last month. I was part of a team preparing for the day. Busy …read more
Fantasy football has transformed how I care about games. Catholicism has transformed how I care about people. I am a Johnny-come-lately to fantasy football. My siblings and nieces and nephews …read more