Pope Francis celebrates a Holy Mass for the imposition of the Pallium upon the new Metropolitan Archbishops, during the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul … Read more
Handout photos provided by the Vatican Media on 26 June 2020 shows Pope Francis (R) receives Msgr Alfred Xuereb (L), Titular Archbishop of Amantea, Apostolic … Read more
Heads of Romanian Catholic Church, accompanied by the leaders of the other religious denominations, pose for a family picture in front of the newly unveiled … Read more
No one can consider him or herself dispensed from the exploitation, violence and cruelty in Libya – Pope Francis
After his Sunday Angelus, Pope Francis turned his thoughts and prayers to “the dramatic situation in Libya”, which he said he is following “with great … Read more
Pope Francis has offered 1 million euros (1.1 million dollars) for a new charity fund targeting people in Rome left in dire straits by the … Read more
In his greetings to the faithful following the recitation of the Marian Prayer on Sunday, Pope Francis noted that their presence in St Peter’s Square … Read more
Pope Francis united with thousands of people throughout the world sought the Blessed Mother’s help to end the coronavirus pandemic. The Pope along with about … Read more
Thursday will be a day of prayer for all religions, Pope Francis said at his weekly general audience on Wednesday.
He said he had agreed … Read more
Pope Francis turned his thoughts to Europe “on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Schuman Declaration of 9 May 1950″, reports Vatican News.… Read more
“At this time, when indications have been given to exit out of quarantine, we pray the Lord will grant to His people, all of us, … Read more
After celebrating the Mass yesterday, Divine Mercy Sunday, in the Church of the Holy Spirit in the Saxon District, Pope Francis resumed Masses at the … Read more
Pope Francis called on Sunday for an all-embracing vision of the world after the Covid-19 crisis, saying moving on without global solidarity or excluding sectors … Read more
Pope Francis said that society had to stand behind women victims of domestic violence, as abuse increased around the world during coronavirus lockdowns.
After reciting … Read more
Faced with epochal challenges, this is not a time for indifference, because the whole world is suffering and needs to be united – Pope Francis
Faced with epochal challenges, this is not a time for indifference, because the whole world is suffering and needs to be united.
Easter proclamation: “Christ, … Read more
Priests, doctors and nurses who gave their lives are our ‘next-door neighbour’ saints – Pope Francis
Pope Francis presided over the Mass of the Lord’s Supper on Holy Thursday in St. Peter’s Basilica. He recalled how Jesus washed the feet of … Read more
On Friday 27th March, Pope Francis meditated on the calming of the storm from the Gospel of Mark during the prayer service over which he … Read more
Pope Francis holds a palm branch as he celebrates Palm Sunday mass behind closed doors in St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican, 05 April 5, 2020, during … Read more
Pope Francis held the special Urbi et Orbi on Friday from the steps of St. Peter’s Basilica.
Usually a colorful event reserved only for Christmas … Read more
Pope Francis appealed to people to heed what the authorities ask in times of coronavirus. “May the things the government ask you to do for … Read more
“During these difficult days we can find small, concrete gestures expressing closeness and concreteness towards the people closest to us, a caress for our grandparents, … Read more
This afternoon, shortly after 16:00, Pope Francis, left the Vatican in as a private citizen and visited the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, to address … Read more
Pope Francis began his Sunday morning liturgy at the Casa Santa Marta by recalling those who are sick and suffering. Then he asked us all … Read more
A handout picture provided by the Vatican Media shows Pope Francis celebrating Mass at Santa Marta House, Vatican City, 12 March 2020.
Pope Francis has … Read more
The Pope offered a prayer to the Virgin Mary on Wednesday afternoon, in a video message to mark the Diocese of Rome’s day of prayer … Read more
Sunday Angelus to be delivered on big screen as Vatican announces that events won’t be open for public
Vatican officials announced that major papal events typically open to the public, including the Sunday Angelus and Wednesday general audience, will be closed for at … Read more
Pope Francis on Friday accepted the resignation of Cardinal Philippe Barbarin as the Archbishop of Lyon, France.
Cardinal Barbarin had first submitted his resignation to … Read more
I am saddened by the news of so many displaced people, so many men, women and children who are discarded by war – Pope Francis
Pope Francis on Sunday expressed his sorrow for the plight of refugees and migrants fleeing war and asked the faithful to pray for them.
“I … Read more
Pope Francis, who has been suffering from what the Vatican says is a “slight indisposition,” resumed official audiences with individuals in his residence on … Read more
In the newly emerging discipline of “the ethical development of algorithms” or more simply “algor-ethics”, a critical contribution can be made by the principles of … Read more
Pope Francis urged Catholics Wednesday to use the season of Lent to spend less time immersed in the chatter and noise of the world through … Read more
Pope Francis on Sunday warned against “inequitable solutions” to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, saying they would only be a prelude to new crises, in an apparent … Read more
A scene at last Wednesday’s general audience of Pope Francis held in the Paul VI has gone viral after a man in blue sweatshirt and … Read more
Pope Francis (C, bottom) greets a group of women, including two nuns, during his weekly general audience at the Vatican, 19 February 2020.
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Pope Francis has introduced a year of missionary experience into the curriculum of those preparing to enter service in the Holy See’s diplomatic corps.
The … Read more
Pope Francis on Sunday told the faithful that God came into the world to give us His Grace so we can do His will, and … Read more
Pope Francis has ruled against ordaining married men in the Amazon region as a means of addressing the shortage of Catholic priests.
Bishops backed the … Read more
Pope Francis is expected to visit Malta. Newsbook.com.mt reports that it is reliably informed that His Holiness Pope Francis will be visiting Malta in the … Read more
Despite the objectives formulated by the UN and other international bodies, Pope Francis said humanity is in need of a renewed educational covenant “aimed at … Read more
Pope Francis began his Sunday Angelus by telling the faithful gathered in St Peter’s Square that the World Day for Consecrated Life reminds us of … Read more
Pope Francis celebrated Holy Mass on ‘Sunday of the Word of God’ urging Christians to make room in their lives for the Sacred Scriptures.
Sunday, … Read more
Pope Francis urges the faithful to be like the people of Malta, who in 60AD, welcomed and accepted St Paul and his companions in their moment of difficulty
Pope Francis urged men and women of goodwill to promote and practice a culture of welcome, especially towards vulnerable migrants in search of a better … Read more
“Jesus taught as one having authority”. As Jesus preaches in the synagogue, the evangelist focuses on the reaction among the people to His way of … Read more
Ansa reports, that Benedict XVI’s personal secretary Georg Gänswein told the Italian news agency that he has requested the former pope’s name as the co-author … Read more