Pope Francis reminded the faithful that God has given us an identity as his beloved children, and, therefore, we are to break down walls of division between our brothers and sisters. Speaking to those gathered at morning Mass in the Casa Santa Marta, the Holy Father stressed that “without Christ, we have no ident...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...
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 ...
All across the United States today, young pro-lifers have committed themselves to silence, in memory of those of their generation who cannot speak since their lives were taken in abortion. Red arm bands and duct tape identify them as taking part in the Pro-life Day of Silent Solidarity. They carry fliers explaini...
Quote for October 22nd
"As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live."
- St. John Paul II
Below is a ZENIT translation of the French Relatio Texts, of Groups A and B. *** Relatio – Circulus Gallicus “A” Moderator: H. E. Cardinal Robert SARAH Reporter: H. E. Monsignor …read more
Here is a ZENIT translation of the texts from Italian Group A. * * * Italian Relatio Text, Group A: Relatio – Circulus Italicus “A” Moderator: H.E. Cardinal Fernando FILONI Reporter: H.E. …read more
The Holy Spirit not only gives Christians an identity, but also a “down payment” of our heavenly inheritance. Pope Francis expressed these sentiments during his morning Mass at Casa Santa …read more
This synod is addressing the concrete struggles of families, says the president of the episcopal conference of Madagascar, especially those from the world’s most poor nations. In an interview …read more
As more families worldwide are fragile and broken, Cardinal Cleemis says Indian families have a greater role to play and should actively be witnesses to the possibilities of the family unit …read more