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At this Mass in St. Martha’s House, on Friday, February 8, Francis talked about "the martyrs of our times, men, women, children who are being persecuted, hated, driven out of their homes, tortured,...
At the General Audience, on Wednesday, February 4, Francis sent out an appeal for peace and talked about good fathers who are present but not “controlling”, able to correct but also to forgive At the...
Sarajevo was once a shining example of a multi-ethnic and multireligious city. But the Balkan war and the three-year siege marred relations between its various communities. The Pope will spur...
"I pray every day for a negotiated solution in the Middle East," Pope says. Francis said this in an audience with the Joint International Commission for Theological Dialogue between the Catholic...
At the General Audience Francis continued his series of catecheses on the family: overcoming the authoritarianism of the father figure is good but “we have passed from one extreme to the other. Pope...
n his "historic" message to the Christians of the Middle East on the eve marking Christmas celebrations late last year, Pope Francis encouraged them to support what is most beneficial for social life...
In his "historic" message to the Christians of the Middle East on the eve marking Christmas celebrations late last year, Pope Francis encouraged them to support what is most beneficial for social...
Francis presides over the Vespers at the Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls in Rome at the end of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity: “We need one another,” the Holy Spirit is the way. “Our...
At today’s Angelus, January 25, Francis appealed for the violence in Ukraine to stop. “God wants Christians to be united. Jesus had the same material and spiritual thirst as us” “It is a bad thing...
Today Pope Francis resumed his morning masses in St. Martha’s House following his visit to the Philippines. “Salvation” and “intercession” are the “key words” that define Christ. “The people were a...
In his interview with journalists on the return flight from Manila Francis talked about an experience he had in Buenos Aires, when officials asked for a bribe in exchange for funds for the poor. He...
Pope Francis has praised the Jordanian spirit of hospitality demonstrated towards the refugees of Middle Eastern countries. Pope Francis said, in his annual address on Monday, January 12, to...
In his homily at the mass celebrated with bishops, priests and seminarians in Manila’s Cathedral, Francis said: “They are the heart of the Gospel”. Family and marriage “are increasingly under attack...
The Paris attacks, religious freedom and freedom of expression, responsibility. On the flight from Sri Lanka to the Philippines, Pope Francis explained: “Reacting with violence is not right, but if...
During the ceremony for the Canonization of St. Joseph Vaz, the Pope praised his non-aggressive missionary work in service of the poor, reaffirmed religious freedom as a “fundamental human right” and...
Francis’ final meeting for today,January 13, - the first day of his visit to Sri Lanka - was with representatives of religions: “We must be clear and unequivocal in challenging our communities to...
The year 2014 is reminiscent of political and humanitarian events, as well as universal religious initiatives aimed at spreading the culture of love and dialogue in addition to continuing the sincere...
Interview with the Holy Father: "The Gospel’s message is for everyone, the Gospel does not condemn the wealthy, but the idolatry of wealth, the idolatry that makes people indifferent to the call of...
Here are the latest statistics relating to the composition of the College of Cardinals following the recent nominations: Of the 125 cardinals who have the right to vote in a future Conclave, 57 are...
The meeting - scheduled some time ago - between French cardinal Tauran and the French Muslim spiritual leaders took place in the wake of the attack on Charlie Hebdo: “May the media offer information...