Last article of "Various Documents"
Here is a working translation from the Vatican of the statement from the director of the Vatican press office, Jesuit Father Federico Lombardi, regarding today's announcement that Time Magazine selected Pope Francis as Person of the Year. * * * This fact is unsurprising, considering the resonance and very wides...read more
Articles from "Various Documents"
Bishop Philip Egan has sent the following message to the priests and people of the Diocese of Portsmouth on the publication of Pope Francis’ post-synodal apostolic exhortation Evangelii …read more
The following addresses were given by Cardinal Renato Martino, honorary president of the Dignitatis Humanae Institute (DHI), and Luca Volontè, DHI's chairman, at a private audience with Pope …read more
Here is the Nov. 27 letter to John Kerry from Bishop Richard Pates of Des Moines regarding the accord with Iran. * * * Dear Secretary Kerry: Newspaper headlines and the internet are full of …read more
Here is a translation of the address Pope Francis gave Saturday to participants in the international conference hosted by the Pontifical Council for Health Care Ministry. The theme of this …read more
Here is the statement released today by Cardinal Oscar Andrés Rodríguez Maradiaga, president ofCaritas Internationalis,regarding World AIDS Day, which is this Sunday. * * * World AIDS Day …read more