Tuesday, November 21, 2023094The poor, whether "the oppressed, fatigued, marginalized, victims of war," migrants, the hungry, those without work or left without hope, "are not one, two, or three, they are a multitude," Pope Francis said during a Mass celebrated for World Day of...
Friday, November 17, 20230122Meeting pilgrims from the Archdiocese of Ozamiz, Philippines, Nov. 17, Pope Francis said their visits to shrines in Europe dedicated to Mary should remind them that "being followers of Jesus always involves listening to his word, meditating on it in...
Wednesday, November 15, 20230103"A Christian who is discontented, sad, dissatisfied, or worse still, resentful or rancorous, is not credible" and will not attract anyone to a relationship with Jesus and a life of faith, Pope Francis said Nov. 15 at his weekly general audience.
After the "unspeakable tragedy" of the shooting rampage that left 18 victims dead and another dozen people injured in Lewiston, Maine, Pope Francis prayed that God would give the entire United States his "blessings of strength and peace."Saturday, October 28, 2023
Since the Gospel message touches every aspect of a person's life, it must be proclaimed in a way people can understand, Pope Francis said at his weekly general audience Oct. 25Wednesday, October 25, 2023
Warning against a humanitarian catastrophe in Gaza and ongoing conflicts elsewhere, Pope Francis has called for a day of fasting, penance and prayer for peace in the world Oct. 27. "War does not solve any problems, it only sows death and...Thursday, October 19, 2023
Pope Francis will celebrate a memorial Mass Nov. 3 for Pope Benedict XVI and cardinals and bishops who have died in the past year. The Mass will take place at the main altar in St. Peter's Basilica at 11 a.m., the Vatican announced.Thursday, October 19, 2023
Speaking to thousands of people gathered in St. Peter's Square Oct. 8 for the recitation of the Angelus prayer, Pope Francis said he is following events in Israel and Gaza "with apprehension and sorrow."Sunday, October 8, 2023