Posts Tagged ‘Francis’

Pope: Fathers Must Have the Courage to ‘Waste Time’ With Their Children

Pope Francis continued his catechesis on the family during his weekly General Audience, reflecting on the important role of fathers. The Holy Father was in good spirits as he entered the Paul VI Audience Hall, even taking a moment to pose for a pictur…

Migrants Welcomed by Scalabrini Missionaries in Sicily

Scalabrini Missionaries have opened a community in Syracuse, Sicily to welcome migrants and minister to their needs, reported Fides Thursday. According to the source, Missionary Sisters of St. Charles Borromeo, the Scalabrinians, will offer support …

General Audience: On Fatherhood

Here is the translation of the Holy Father’s address during his weekly General Audience today at the Paul VI Audience Hall. — — —
Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning!
We continue the series of catecheses on the family. Today we will let ourselves be guided by the word father. A word that is more dea…

Cardinal Filoni Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Diocese of Xuan Loc, Vietnam

What the world and families need is a renewal of faith. Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, made this observation during a Jan. 24th Mass he presided over in the Cathedral of the Diocese of Xuan Loc, Vietnam. The Mass marked the end of his pastoral visit in Vietn…

Top 75 Pope Francis’ Quotes

Top 75 Pope Francis’ Quotes “Jesus is the gate opening up to salvation, a gate open to everyone.” “God’s forgiveness is stronger than any sin.” “To change the world we must be good to those who cannot repay us.” “We cannot keep ourselves shut up in parishes, in our communities, when so many people are […]

Read Pope Francis’ Full Lenten Message (Video)

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Pope: 3 steps to follow God’s Will (Video)

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Calendar of Pope’s Liturgies From February Through April

The Office of Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff has published the following calendar of liturgical celebrations at which the Holy Father will preside from February to April:  FEBRUARY
Monday 2: Feast of the Presentation of the Lord, 19th World Day of Consecrated Life. At 5.30 p.m. in the Vatican Ba…

Pope’s Lenten Message Denounces Globalization of Indifference

The Vatican released Pope Francis’ Lenten message for this year, a message that highlights the temptation of indifference to those who suffer. The message was presented at a press conference this morning at the Holy See Press Office. Among those pre…

Pope’s Morning Homily: Obeying God’s Will is the Path to Holiness

Obedience to the will of God is the path of holiness. This was the main theme of Pope Francis’ homily during his daily morning Mass at Casa Santa Marta. Today’s first reading from the Letter to the Hebrews explained that the sacrifices of old were n…

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