Last article of "Francis Documents"
On Saturday, Pope Francis received the participants pilgrims the diocese of Cassano all’Jonio at the Paul VI audience hall. The following is a translation of the Holy Father's address to those present at the Audience. * * * Dear Brothers and Sisters, First of all I greet you, the faithful of the diocese of Ca...read more
Articles from "Francis Documents"
Here is a translation of the text of the Pope’s homily given today in St. Peter's Basilica at a Mass for the feast of the Presentation of the Lord, marking the World Day of Consecrated Life. …read more
Here is a translation of the Holy Father's telegram to Sergio Mattarella, who was elected on Saturday to succeed Giorgio Napolitano as the President of the Italian Republic. * * * To His …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address to the Bishops of Lithuania during their ad Limina Apostolorum visit in Rome. * * * Dear Brothers in the Episcopate, I receive you with …read more
Your Eminences, Your Excellencies, Dear Brothers in Christ, With great joy I welcome you, the members of theJoint International Commission for Theological Dialogue between the Catholic Church …read more
Here is the text of Pope Francis' Lenten Message for2015, which reflects on the theme: "Make your hearts firm" (James 5:8). * * * Dear Brothers and Sisters, Lent is a time of renewal for the …read more