Last article of "Various Documents"
Here is the letter to Pope Francis from Iraqi Christians living in Jordan who have escaped violence and persecution from the Islamic State. The letter was given to the Holy Father yesterday by Fr. Rif'at Bader, director of the Catholic Center for Media and Studies of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem (www.aboun...read more
Articles from "Various Documents"
Here is the Dec. 4 statement fromArchbishop Dominique Mamberti, Secretary for the Holy See’s Relations with States, at the 21st Ministerial Council of the Organization for Security and …read more
Here is a translation of the message Pope Francis sent this morning to the president of the Pontifical Council for the Laity, Cardinal Stanislaw Rylko, and to participants in the 4th European …read more
Here is the text of Pope Francis' message for the 48th World Day of Peace, which is celebrated on January 1, 2015, with the theme: "No longer slaves, but brothers": *** No longer slaves, but …read more
Here below is the full text of Pope Francis' message to the Conference on theHumanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weaponstaking place in Vienna December 8-9: *** Message from Pope Francis to His …read more
Here is a translation of the first Advent sermon delivered today by Capuchin Father Raniero Cantalamessa, the preacher of the pontifical household. * * * Peace as Gift of God in Christ Jesus …read more