In his homily at Casa Santa Marta this morning, Pope Francis stressed the importance of mothers and grandmothers in transmitting the faith to future generations. The first reading of today's Memorial of Sts. Timothy and Titus recounts Paul's letter to Timothy, in which he recalls the faith of the latter's mother ...read more
A shared commitment to proclaiming the Gospel enables all Christians "to overcome proselytism and competition in all their forms." These were the words of Pope Francis to religious leaders gathered in the Basilica of St. Paul Outside-the Walls in Rome yesterday evening. The celebration of Vespers concluded the "W...
Pope Francis stressed the need for lasting and continuous commitment to Muslim-Christian dialogue "in order to ensure we do not find ourselves unprepared in various situations and in different context." The Holy Father met on Saturday with participants of a meeting organized by the Pontifical Institute for Arabic...
The Instruction "Dignitas Connubii" can help ministers of the court to streamline annulment proceedings that are "often perceived by married couples as long and tiresome". These were the sentiments expressed by Pope Francis in an audience with members of an international conference commemorating the 10thannivers...
Quote for January 27th
'That which proceeds from God begins with a salutary fear and finishes with peace of mind.'
- St. Pio of Pietrelcina
Following the Pope’s visit to Manila, the Plenary Assembly of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) are currently meeting to discuss the new evangelization and the ‘Year …read more
Even poverty and deprivation "are destabilizing" the Middle East, because "there cannot be peace where there is underdevelopment". These were the words of Maronite Patriarch Bechara Boutros …read more
Documents gathered at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, as well as testimonies of eyewitnesses to Fr. Stefan Wyszynski’s activities, reveal that he was directly involved in helping the Jewish people …read more
Here is the text of a message signed by the Patriarchs and leaders of the Christian communities for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. * * * We the Patriarchs and heads of Christian …read more
ANAK-Tnk estimates that roughly 60,000 Filipino children are victims of prostitution. Para ver el vídeo hacer click aquí URL: …read more
When asked about contraception, the Pope said couples should focus on 'responsible parenthood.' To view the video click here URL: …read more
In light of the attacks, he fears immigrants will face more discrimination abroad. To view the video click here URL: …read more
Pope Francis has confirmed that he will visit South America and hopes to visit Africa this year. The Holy Father gave an in-depth press conference for almost an hour during his return flight …read more