What's this? / Report Bad Ads
Latest News
Pope Francis

Pope Francis: No people is criminal and no religion is terrorist

February 17, 2017. Pope Francis has sent an important message to the Meetings of Popular Movements that is taking place in Modesto (California). The pope denounces the "moral blindness of this indifference”: "under the guise of what is politically correct or ideologically fashionable, one looks at those who suffer without touching them. But they are televised live; they are talked about in euphemisms and with apparent tolerance, but nothing is done systematically to heal the social wounds or to confront the structures that leave so many brothers and sisters by the wayside”.
World

The government of the Order of Malta will elect the successor of the Grand Master in April

February 15, 2017. On April 29, the Council Complete of State, the Order’s constitutional body, will elect the next Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta (or, as provided for in the Constitution, a Lieutenant of the Grand Master, to hold office for a year).
Pope Francis

Pope names a Special Envoy for Medjugorje

< style> February 11, 2017. Pope Francis has asked Henryk Hoser, S.A.C., bishop of Warsaw-Prague (Poland), to go to Medjugorje as Special Envoy of the Holy See. According< g> the Vatican, "the mission has the aim of acquiring a deeper knowledge of the pastoral situation there and above all, of the needs of the faithful who go there in pilgrimage, and on the basis of this, to suggest possible pastoral initiatives for the future”.
Vatican

Pope Francis advances eight new causes of sainthood

January 23, 2017. On January 20, Pope Francis met with Cardinal Angelo Amato, the prefect for the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to announce the publication of decrees for the advancement of eight causes of sainthood.

Check out what the Pope's doing this week!

2016-01-18

In addition to Pope Francis' regular appearances, an important part of the Jubilee of Mercy will begin at the Vatican this week.

The Jubilee for those Engaged in Pilgrimage Work starts on Tuesday January 19th and lasts for three days. Priests, rectors, and others involved in pilgrimages will celebrate Masses and a conference at the Vatican.

Pope Francis will hold his weekly general audience on Wednesday morning, in St. Peter's Square or Paul VI Hall, depending on the weather. Thousands of pilgrims are expected to hear him discuss his new catechesis about mercy.

The following day, January 21st, attendees of the Jubilee for those Engaged in Pilgrimage Work will pass through the Holy Door before Pope Francis holds an audience with them at noon.

Mid-day Sunday, January 24th, Pope Francis will lead the Angelus prayer from the window of his study in the Apostolic Palace. Rain or shine, the faithful will pray alongside him in St. Peter's Square.


ATO
RR
SV
-PR
Up:AC