While saying that the Holy Father sees that families today have been attacked and feels their pain and brokenness, Cardinal Robert Sarah has reaffirmed that we must strongly and firmly defend the Church teachings given to us, especially Jesus' words about marriage. In an interview with ZENIT this week, the presid...read more
While speaking on the beauty of the unity of the Church at his weekly General Audience, Pope Francis also used the occasion to remind the faithful to not give into those actions which divide it, such as jealousy and feeling superior. Posing a question to the thousands gathered in St. Peter's Square, the Pope said...
Pope Francis spent Wednesday morning not only at his weekly General Audience, but also with a famous team of German soccer players: Bayern Munich. Bayern Munich isa German soccer club and is the most successful club in German football history. The team, who met with the Pope during a private audience, donated ...
Here is a translation of the Holy Father's address during his Wednesday General Audience in St. Peter's Square: * * * Dear brothers and sisters, Good Morning. The image of the body is used when one wants to show how the elements that make up a reality are closely united with one another and form together one ...
Quote for October 23rd
“The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because generally they are the same people.”
― G.K. Chesterton
Pope Francis has completed the last leg of his widely anticipated, three-day journey to the Holy Land, arriving back in Rome shortly before midnight on Monday. His whirlwind trip to Jordan, …read more
Pope Francis has said terrorism is fundamentally criminal, born of hate and a dead-end street. Speaking at the tomb commemorating the victims of terrorism in Israel yesterday, the Holy Father …read more
On the last day of his pilgrimage to the Holy Land, Pope Francis invited bishops, priests and religious of the region to ask themselves, "Who am I, before the sufferings of my Lord?" The Pope …read more
-- Acts 17:15, 22 - 18:1 Psalms 148:1-2, 11-12, 13, 14 John 16:12-15 Paul continues on his second missionary journey, leaving the city of Philippi and making his way with Silas and Timothy …read more
The leader of the Christian community which sufferedIndia’s worst persecution in modern times has warned thatthe country’s new government could spell disaster for minority groups – but not if …read more
The Vatican today released a calendar of celebrations to be presided by Pope Francis in June, July, and August of 2014. Events included in the press release include Pentecost, trips within …read more
The bishop and the rest of the population of the apostolic vicariate of Chaco Paraguay have become isolated after floods, and the local ordinary is holding state authorities responsible. "As …read more
The Church in Cameroon is wrapping up centenary celebrations for evangelization of the region. Archbishop Cornelius Fontem Esua of Bamenda, in western Cameroon, is preparing for the …read more