Articles on this issue "Pontifical Council for the Laity"
Benedict XVI is sending a message to young people for the next World Youth Days, and it is important for them to read it, affirms Father Eric Jacquinet. Father Jacquinet is the head of the …read more
Young people today are not against the Church; they simply don't know much about it, says the new director of the youth section of the Pontifical Council for the Laity. With his new role, …read more
Here is the address Benedict XVI delivered Nov. 15 upon receiving in audience participants in the 23rd plenary assembly of the Pontifical Council for the Laity. * * * Your Eminences, Venerable …read more
The lay vocation in the Church is not a series of functions for the non-ordained, but rather an encounter with Christ that transcends all other human activities, says the patriarch of Venice. …read more
Benedict XVI says laypeople are called to show the unity that should exist between faith and life, and urged Christian politicians to be coherent with the faith they profess. The Pope said …read more
It is time for Christians to leave aside inferiority complexes and become valiant witnesses in the world, says the president of the Pontifical Council for the Laity. Cardinal Stanislaw Rylko …read more