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The family of Fr. Paolo Dell'Oglio, the Italian Jesuit priest of whom there has been no news for a year following his disappearance in the Syrian city of Raqqa, today issued the following communique: *** One year has already passed since we last knew of our son and brother Paolo, priest, Jesuit, Italian, who di...read more
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Here is the homily of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew given today at the joint prayer service with Pope Francis, held in Jerusalem at theBasilica of the Holy Sepulchre. * * …read more
President Shimon Peres welcomes Pope Francis to Israel State Welcome Reception for Pope Francis May 25, 2014 On behalf of the Jewish people and in the name of all the people of Israel, I …read more
Your Eminences, Your Excellencies, Distinguished Visitors – and above all the SwissGuards of today and all those who served, down so many epic years from John XXIII to JohnPaul II: The great …read more
The great burst of energy that John Paul II infused into humankind by his emphasis on the culture of life cannot be understood apart from his other purposes. It is fitting that the …read more
Below is a translation of Pope Francis' address to the members of the Pontifical Council for the Economy this morning. * * * THE HOLY FATHER’S ADDRESS I thank you for this meeting and for the …read more