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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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It is indeed a grand task to try and summarize the legacy of Pope John Paul the Second. I have been asked specifically to speak on the issue of Europe. Being here in Rome I am brought back to …read more
I speak today as an Evangelical Christian and a Christian human rights advocate profoundly influenced and inspired by Blessed Pope John Paul II. It’s no overstatement to describe John Paul as …read more
Pope Francis received in audience Monday seminarians from the Pontifical Leonine College of Anagni at the Vatican. Here is a translation of the Pope’s address. *** Dear Brother Bishops, …read more
Here is a translation of Pope Francis' address to the members of the Pontifical Committee of Historical Sciences. The Holy Father received the committee in audience at 11:30am this Saturday …read more
This morning at the Vatican, Pope Francis delivered a discorse to theSecond International Conference 'Combating Human Trafficking and Slavery.' Here is the text from his message. ** Your …read more