Last article of "Various Documents"
Here is the statement for October's Respect Life Month, sponsored by the US episcopal conference. * * * My dear friends in Christ: Pope Francis has captivated the world with his humility, warmth and compassion for each person. Vivid accounts of his tenderness for “the least of these”—the elderly, the impris...read more
Articles from "Various Documents"
The following is the Apostolic Letter issued 'Motu proprio' by Pope Francis on the transfer of the Ordinary Section of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See to the …read more
This morning at 7 a.m., in the Chapel of Casa Santa Marta in the Vatican, Pope Francis celebrated Holy Mass which was attended by some victims of sexual abuse by members of the clergy, as …read more
The following is the Vatican text of a briefing given by Holy See spokesman Father Federico Lombardi on the meeting of the Pontifical Council for the Protection of Minors which took place on …read more
The director of the Holy See Press Office, Fr. Federico Lombardi, S.J., has made public the answers received from the secretary of the Congregation for the Institutes of Consecrated Life and …read more
Message of the IV Catholic-Orthodox European Forum Minsk, Belarus, 2 to 6 June 2014 The IV Catholic-Orthodox Forum on Religion and Cultural Diversity: Challenges for the Christian Churches in …read more