Monday, August 22, 2022027Jesus' 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.
Friday, July 29, 2022032In his small office next to the world's largest Catholic Church, Conventual Franciscan Father Agnello Stoia spoke about the unique joys and challenges of being the pastor of St. Peter's Basilica. Like most parishes, St. Peter's has actual territorial boundaries: the exterior walls of the basilica and all of St. Peter's Square.
Thursday, July 28, 2022013As 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, 2022035Celebrating 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.