Articles on this issue "World Day of the Sick"
The care of the sick is "an integral part of the mission of the Church." These were the words said by Pope Francis during his Sunday Angelus address from the window of the Apostolic Palace. …read more
Here is the translation of Pope Francis' words before and after the recitation of the Angelus prayer to the faithful gathered in St. Peter's Square. * * * Dear brothers and sisters, Today's …read more
‘Time spent with the sick is holy time,’ Pope Francis has reaffirmed. Pope Francis restated this in his message for the 23rd World Day of the Sick, Feb. 11, 2015, a day instituted by John …read more
Below is Pope Francis' message for the 23rd World Day of the Sick, Feb. 11, 2015: *** Sapientia Cordis "I was eyes to the blind, and feet to the lame" (Job29:15) Dear Brothers and Sisters, On …read more
DECREE Special Indulgences in occasion of the XXI World Day of the Sick The Redemption was accomplished through the Holy Cross of Christ, that is, through his passion. All human suffering, in …read more
During a press conference at the Holy See Press Office, Archbishop Zygmunt Zimowski, president of Pontifical Council for Pastoral Assistance to Health Care Workers presented Pope Benedict …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's Message for the 21st World Day of the Sick which will be celebrated on February 11, 2013. * * * "Go and do likewise"(Lk10:37) Dear Brothers and …read more