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Here is the text of a declaration made by Archbishop Silvano Tomasi to the 27th Session of the Human Rights Council, on the rights of the elderly. Archbishop Tomasi is the Holy See's representative to the UN offices in Geneva. * * * Mr. President, The number of elderly persons within the general population is...read more
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Here is the text of the Holy Father's homily at Midnight Mass for the Solemnity of the Birth of the Lord on December 24th at St. Peter's Square. * * * 1."The people who walked in darkness …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address during his audience with the Roman Curia for their annual Christmas greeting to the Pope. * * * Your Eminences, Dear Brother Bishops and …read more
Here is the text of the Holy Father's address during his visit to Bambino Gesu Pediatric Hospital located near the Vatican in Rome. Present during the visit were the children of the hospital …read more
At 11:30 this morning, the Holy Father received in audience – in the Clementine Hall of the Apostolic Vatican Palace --, the officials of the diplomatic staff of the Italian Republic and the …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's message to the Federation of "Cartoneros" and "Recicladores" ((literally, “cardboard people” and “recyclers”) - the poor people who collect and …read more