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After reciting the Angelus on Sunday, June 17, before thousands gathered in St Peter's Square, Pope Francis expressed an appeal for the people of Yemen and for refugees. “I am following the dramatic...
In Santa Marta, Francis thunders against the exploitation of women and the perception of women as “objects of desire”. “ There’s no need to go far away, it also happens in Rome”. “Discarded”, “used...
Stories of coexistence between Christians and Muslims. The quality of the relationships, the forms of collaboration between the faithful of the two religions according to the Archbishop of Rabat,...
The 41-year-old man has spent almost 20 years in prison, sentenced for raping and killing a young girl. Pope Francis met him and embraced him right after the audience. Accompanying Tomasz Komenda, a...
A dark cloud that keeps darkening with time seems to have descended on the Arab world since the landing of Napoleon Bonaparte in Egypt in July, 1798. It is even darker and more ominous than it was...
A dark cloud that keeps darkening with time seems to have descended on the Arab world since the landing of Napoleon Bonaparte in Egypt in July, 1798. It is even darker and more ominous than it was...
Recent events in my country, Jordan, whose people repeatedly have shown their resilience and steadfastness in the eye of the storm and their generosity to those less fortunate, serve only to...
Following is an interview with Father Jean-Jacques Pérennès, director of the Ecole Biblique in Jerusalem: Father Pérennès, could you summarize in few words the great history of the Ecole Biblique et...
The document for the Synod on the Amazon: denunciation of neocolonialism and of the “extrattivist” mentality. The cry of thousands of communities deprived of the Eucharist for too long: to find new...
The Eucharist unites us to Christ directly; this physical union is the same for all who partake of His Body and Blood. However, it does not produce the same effects in everyone. This is so true that...
The Dicastery for the Laity’s document denounces the four challenges for sporting activities: debasement of the body, doping, corruption and uncontrolled cheering, “Giving one’s very best is a...
Stories of coexistence between the faithful of the two religions. Journey to a town in the African country inhabited by six Christians and 40 thousand Muslims. Sister Bruna Menghini belongs to the...
The Polish archbishop had carried out a pastoral survey on behalf of the Pontiff. Now he will be in charge of accompanying the faithful on a permanent basis but without entering into matters relating...
First stage of the pilgrimage. The emotional moment for detainees and operators. Symbols and human experiences. And an invitation to hope. For everyone; “Rejoice that I am here. I placed my heart...
How do we bring about forgiveness, peace, healing, mercy and justice? We imitate Christ. The Earth seethes with outrage, with demands for vindication against injustices both old and new, for...
Francis in Santa Marta: the couple in love are the image and likeness of God. “Marriage is a silent homily for everyone else, a daily homily”. Faith cannot be reduced to “you can or you cannot, yes...
Pope Bergoglio’s interview shows an approach in tune with that of his predecessor, an indispensable gaze for understanding the Holy See’s approach from China to Cuba. In a dialogue with the director...
The Pope’s interview with the Echo of Bergamo for the arrival in the city of John XXIII’s body: “the Church’s task is not to change governments, but to bring the logic of the Gospel into the thinking...
The 72-year-old “white-bearded archbishop” is a tireless promoter of inter-religious dialogue, attentive to both the issue of human rights and the abuse of the blasphemy law. When he was born in...
Papal almoner Krajewski is the most surprising name in the list of new cardinals announced by Pope Francis. “I was getting my bicycle ready to leave the Vatican, when they told me to listen to the...