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A presentation of a copy of the book, ‘Italian Artists in the Holy Land’ was held at the Vatican Museums, also known as “The Pope’s Museums,” on April 19. Among those present for the ceremony were...
The appeal of the Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy in Pakistan, while we see a glimmer of hope for the judicial solution of the case. “Brothers and sisters, pray and fast with me”,...
The "legitimate request" of the Armenian people is not only for "the acknowledgement of the genocide" but also reparations for "the harm sustained, on the basis of international conventions and the...
The popes’ personal valet Angelo Gugel reveals how St. John Paul II’s intercession helped the birth of his fourth daughter. And he speaks of that exorcism in Saint Peter’s Square. Angelo Gugel, now...
The Mexican Bishops Conference have issue a statement of profound grief, also calling for a new and fresh culture of reconciliation and peace, following the shooting murder of Father Juan Miguel...
Mohammed bin Abdul Karim Al-Issa, secretary-general of the Muslim World League (MWL), and Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, president of the Pontifical Council for Interfaith Dialogue at the Vatican,...
The Mass in the Vatican Basilica on Sunday, April 22. Five of the new priests are Italian and eleven are foreign. The Pope exhorts them to “please God alone, not yourself or other people” "Distribute...
Following is the text of Pope Francis' message for the 2018 World Day of Vocations: Dear Brothers and Sisters, next October, the Fifteenth Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops will meet...
Christianity doesn’t just promise salvation from sin, death, and the devil, but victory over these things. In the Book of Revelation, the believer who has persevered to the end is repeatedly...
On April 15, Msgr. Arshad inaugurated St. Mary's Church in the atrium of the Agriculture University. Until now, only mosques were allowed to be built in Pakistan. The church "will ensure the...
First appointment of Francis’ visit in Puglia region: in Alessano, he prayed on the tomb of the bishop of Molfetta and greeted his family. “He teaches the Church not to side with the powerful or seek...
A leading Pakistan bishop has appealed for prayer after Christians in Quetta suffered their third attack in five months. Two Christian men – named as Rashid Khalid and Azhar Iqbal – were killed and...
In the care of an exorcist for five years, her clinical examinations are clear. But migraines and blisters won’t leave her. “I’m fighting and I don’t know when it will be over. I want to shout: help...
Mariella Enoc, president of the Bambino Gesù reveals that the hospital is ready to welcome and assist little Evans, “We cannot give in to the desire for science to continue its path”. Yesterday, the...
On Wednesday, April 18, Pope Francis said that to make the sign of the Cross is to mark ourselves as Christians, and that it is something we should do often to remind ourselves that we belong to God...
Pope Francis has met with the father of seriously ill British toddler Alfie Evans in the Vatican before making an appeal in which he reiterated his call to safeguard the lives of Alfie and of Vincent...
During an encounter to discuss baby Alfie Evans, the Pope told Alfie’s father ‘no child’s life should be taken away from him.’ In an exclusive interview with Zenit this morning in the Vatican, Tom...
‘Today I have had a talk with Pope Francis and all the Orthodox Patriarchs in the Middle East – Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople, Theodoros of Alexandria, John of Antioch and Theophilos of...
Since the European refugee crisis broke out in late 2014, more than 500,000 men, women and children have arrived in Italy, most of them on rickety and sometimes lethal boats crossing the...
During his visit to the parish of Saint Paul of the Cross, in the Corviale neighbourhood of Rome, Pope Francis met with the faithful before celebrating the Sunday Mass As is customary in his visits...