Pope Francis: Migrants Are People, Not Just a Social Issue

By Hannah Brockhaus Pope Francis called Monday for an end to the rhetoric which views migrants as something 'other ...

Jul 18, 2019

Pope Francis Prays For Migrants Killed In Airstrike in Libya

By Courtney Grogan Pope Francis prayed Sunday for the victims of the airstrike that hit a migrant detention center ...

Jul 16, 2019

Pope Gives Chaplains of Sailors Same Faculties as Missionaries of Mercy

In a meeting with the Apostleship of the Sea on Thursday, Pope Francis emphasized the importance of mercy, and said he was giving sea chaplains the same expansive facul ...

Jul 09, 2019

Chinese Priests do Not Need to Register with Government, Vatican Says

The Vatican issued new guidance for priests and bishops in mainland China on Friday, addressing government requirements that clergy register with the Communist governme ...

Jul 09, 2019

Benedict XVI: The Church's Unity is Stronger than Internal Conflicts

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI said in an article published Friday that the unity of the Church has always prevailed over internal struggles and affirmed that there is curr ...

Jul 09, 2019

‘The Lord Is a Refuge for Those Who Call on Him in Times of Tribulation,’ Says Pope

“The Lord is a refuge for the faithful who call on Him in times of tribulation.” Despite technically being on ‘su ...

Jul 09, 2019

Pope Francis: The Catholic Church belongs to Christ

By Courtney Grogan The Catholic Church is Christ's beloved bride, Pope Francis said Saturday on the Solemnity of S ...

Jul 08, 2019

Pope Francis: There is no Room for Selfishness in Christian Life

By Courtney Grogan Pope Francis said Wednesday that there is no room for selfishness in the Christian life, pointi ...

Jul 02, 2019

Pope Francis 'Profoundly Saddened' at Image of Drowned Migrant Father and Daughter

By Courtney Grogan Pope Francis expressed his "immense sadness" upon seeing the image of the migrant father and child who drowned i ...

Jul 02, 2019

Pope Francis: The Holy Spirit Unites the Church, Despite Sin and Scandal

By Courtney Grogan Pope Francis said Wednesday that the Holy Spirit unites and grows the Church despite human limi ...

Jun 26, 2019



©2018 FIDES Communications