Stamps Dedicated to Beginning of Pope Francis Pontificate
In the context of a widespread prevailing medical and social praxis that endanger that value of life perennially defended by the Catholic Church, it can be useful to offer some reflections on end-of-life issues, specifically on the difference between refusing extraordinary measures and suicide (both doctor-assisted and ‘autonomous’).
Coptic Bishop Hopes Upcoming Meeting Between Pope Francis and Tawadros II
Mexican Prelate Speaks on Encounter Between Pope Francis and Latin American Bishops
Archbishop Rino Fisichella Relays Pontiffs Message to Participants at Rimini Meeting
Preacher of the Papal Household Speaks on Experiencing and Knowing the Holy Spirit
Discuss Concerns Regarding Current Political and Social Situation in the Middle East
Pontiff Emphasizes Importance of Constant Prayer In Overcoming Evil
Offers Prayers For Victims of Garment Factory Collapse in Bangladesh
Bishop Brignoll: Giving People Confidence in the Word So As to Proclaim It
“The kidnapping of two men of peace is a sign of the terrible violence that is destroying the fabric of Syrian society”
Court Says They Shouldn’t Have to Participate in Scheduling Abortions
Situation of Italy, European Integration and Immigration Discussed
Young Confirmands Express Hopes to Share Life-Changing Experience
Fears Grow for Their Safety Now a Week After Kidnapping
“The real story in the Gosnell trial is bigger than the ugly allegations against Gosnell himself”
100,000 Gather in St. Peters Square for ‘Day of Confirmands’ Mass
Here is the translation of the address given by Pope Francis prior to the recitation of the Regina Caeli at the conclusion of the Day of Confirmands Massa in St. Peter’s Square today.
Here is the translation of the Holy Father’s homily during the Mass for the Day of Confirmands celebrated at St. Peter’s Basilica today.
Here is the address delivered by Archbishop Francis A. Chullikatt, the Apostolic Nuncio to the Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations, to the UN Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals.
Vinko Puljic Speaks From Charismatic Renewal Convention
Stability, Democracy, and Education Among Topics Discussed
“Our prayers also go with the ancient communities of our Christian brothers and sisters in Syria”
Lectio Divina: Fifth Sunday of Easter, Year C
Archbishop Francis Chullikatt Address UN Working Group
Christians Increasingly Under Pressure
Pontiff Reflects on Christs Words to Disciples During Morning Mass
Pontifical Council for the Family Denies Preparing Document
Recommend Considering Impact on Human Dignity, Common Good
Expresses Gratitude and Admiration to Newly Re-elected Head of State