Thursday, September 8, 2022020Catholics in the U.K. paid tribute to Queen Elizabeth II following her death Sept. 8 and the end of a reign that lasted more than 70 years. Pope Francis sent a telegram addressed "To His Majesty the King, Charles III," her son who immediately ascended to the throne.
Monday, August 22, 2022020Jesus' image of entering the kingdom of heaven through a "narrow gate" does not mean that "only a few are destined to go through it" but instead means living "one's life in love, in service, and in giving oneself as he did," Pope Francis said Aug. 21 during his Sunday Angelus address.
Thursday, July 28, 202209As the church prepares to commemorate the World Day of Migrants and Refugees in September, Pope Francis launched a video campaign meant to highlight the spiritual and cultural contributions that migrants bring to people's lives.
Wednesday, July 27, 2022026Celebrating the feast day of Jesus' grandparents, Pope Francis not only urged people to honor their elders, but he asked them to think about what they will hand on to future generations.