Posts Tagged ‘Francis’

Pope Francis meets with liberal politician from Greece (Video)

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Pope Meets Jewish Leaders to Mark Rosh Hashana

Pope Francis on Wednesday afternoon met with a delegation of 40 world Jewish leaders at the Casa Santa Marta in honor of Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year.  Among those attending the event were World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder, Latin American Jewish Congress President Jack Terpins, WJC Treasurer C…

Pope’s Morning Homily: Have Courage to Acknowledge You Are a Sinner

Having the courage to acknowledge that we are sinners enables us to receive Christ’s caress, His forgiveness, said Pope Francis Thursday morning during Mass at Santa Marta. The day’s liturgy presents the Gospel of the sinful woman who washes Jesus’ feet with her tears and anoints them with perfume drying them wit…

Atheist-Communist Albania Was Like ‘Living in a Concentration Camp’

Yes indeed, I am Sister Mira, daughter of the Albanian people; I was born and grew up during the Communist dictatorship. I will write a few lines of history, because outside of history nothing is understandable. For so many countries of the world Comm…

Pope explains the meaning behind ‘Catholic and Apostolic’ Church (Video)

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Pope Francis: If someone feels the call to be a missionary, then do it! (Video)

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Pope Signs Decree Paving Way for Two Canonizations, Two Beatifications

Pope Francis today signed decrees clearing the way for the canonization of an Indian priest and an Italian religious sister. He also confirmed miracles attributed to the intercessions of an Italian bishop and a Canadian religious sister, pointing to t…

Pope Calls on Faithful to Bring Gospel to the Ends of the Earth

Underlining the universal and apostolic nature of the Church, Pope Francis has urged the faithful not to be closed in on themselves but to go forth and bring the message of the Gospel to everyone.  Speaking on Wednesday during his General Audience in St. Peter’s Square, he explained that the word catholic means t…

Summary of Pope’s General Audience, September 17th

Here below is a summary of Pope Francis’ catechesis, delivered today at his weekly general audience in St. Peter’s Square. ***
Dear Brothers and Sisters:
When we profess the Creed, we affirm that the Church is catholic and apostolic.  The word catholic signifies that she is universal.  This means that the Chu…

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