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Posted on 05/23/2022 02:47 AM ()
Pope Francis meets volunteers of the Italian Civil Protection Department in the Vatican and says their service is a concrete expression of true fraternity.
Posted on 05/23/2022 02:27 AM ()
As the new Australian Labor prime minister, Anthony Albanese is sworn into office, Catholic organizations offer their congratulations and urge him to put compassion and justice at the heart of governance.
Posted on 05/22/2022 07:49 AM ()
Celebrating Mass on the day commemorating the death of Saint Rita of Cascia, the Cardinal Secretary of State made reference to current events, invoking the intercession of the patron saint of impossible causes to put an end to the violence in Ukraine.
Posted on 05/22/2022 02:50 AM ()
From Sunday 22 May to Tuesday 24 May Catholic religious men and women will discuss leadership and social inclusion in the global arena. Discussions are taking place at the international meeting of the Global Solidarity Fund in Switzerland of which the Catholic Church is a member, bringing together representatives of all fields.
Posted on 05/22/2022 02:07 AM ()
Archbishop Paul Richard Gallagher, the Vatican's Secretary for Relations with States, concludes his mission to Ukraine: "The Pope could still continue to play a very significant role in this conflict and its resolution. There are possibilites. We must be careful to avoid a new arms race in Europe and the world."
Posted on 05/22/2022 01:27 AM ()
At the end of the Regina Coeli, Pope Francis recalls the memory of the Blessed Virgin Mary Help of Christians, inviting the Church to unite in prayer with Chinese Catholics
Posted on 05/22/2022 01:25 AM ()
Pope Francis encourages us to strive for meekness and harmony in our lives, while we should pray every day, “Lord, give me your peace, give me your Holy Spirit”.
Posted on 05/21/2022 02:14 AM ()
In decrees approved on Saturday, Pope Francis approves the canonization of Blessed Giovanni Battista Scalabrini and Blessed Artemide Zatti; recognizes a miracle attributed to Spanish laywoman Maria de la Concepción Barrecheguren y García; and recognizes the heroic virtues of seven Servants of God.
Posted on 05/21/2022 02:00 AM ()
Pope Francis pays tribute to Italy's most widely circulated Catholic magazine, "Famiglia Cristiana," and encourages readers and staff to follow in the footsteps of its founder, Blessed Fr. James Alberione, who said to his priests: "Sow good ideas so that they may bear good works."
Posted on 05/21/2022 01:37 AM ()
Côte d’Ivoire’s Catholic Bishops are meeting in the Archdiocese of Abidjan for their ordinary plenary assembly.