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Below is a translation of the transcript of Pope Francis' video message to the soccer players at last night's Interreligious Match for Peace at Rome's Olympic Stadium: *** Good evening, and I'm glad you are gathered for this game that is so symbolic. It is a game which highlights the union of teams, the union o...read more
Articles from "Various Documents"
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
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