Pope Francis: 'Christianity without tenderness does not work’

Meeting with representatives of a charismatic group dedicated to caring for the sick, Pope Francis on Monday emphasized the need for tenderness as the natural Christian ...

Mar 28, 2019

With Prayer, Good Can Overcome Evil, Pope Francis Says

By Hannah Brockhaus Vatican City, Mar 20, 2019 / 09:59 am (CNA).- To pray is to believe in God's power to replace ...

Mar 28, 2019

On Lenten Retreat, Pope Francis Reflected On 'Gaudium Et Spes' Bottom of Form

By Courtney Grogan Pope Francis said Friday that he senses resistance to Gaudium et spes, a document the pope said ...

Mar 28, 2019

Pope Francis Calls for ‘Gestures of Peace' in Wake of Mosque Attacks

By Courtney Grogan Pope Francis called for gestures of peace to oppose hatred and violence Sunday in the wake of a ...

Mar 27, 2019

Pope Begins Lenten Spiritual Exercises Reflecting On Christ's Gaze

By Courtney Grogan A Benedictine abbot is leading Pope Francis and the Roman curia in Lenten spiritual exercises t ...

Mar 21, 2019

Pope Francis: Be Bold in Responding to the Lord's Call

By Hannah Brockhaus It takes courage and boldness to trust in God's promises and follow the vocation he has set ou ...

Mar 19, 2019

When Correcting Others, Remember One's Own Faults, Pope Says

By Hannah Brockhaus To be effective teachers of the faith, Catholics must be cognizant of their own sins and short ...

Mar 08, 2019

Pope Encourages Group Working to End Use of Death Penalty

In a video message sent Wednesday to an international anti-death penalty group Pope Francis encouraged them in their work and deliberations. ...

Mar 08, 2019

Pope Francis Warns Against Gossip, Forgetting One's Own Sinfulness

By Hannah Brockhaus Rome, Italy, Mar 3, 2019 / 01:30 pm (CNA).- In a visit to a Roman parish on Sunday, Pope Francis encouraged Cat ...

Mar 08, 2019

Pope's Lenten Message Focuses on Renewal of Creation

By Courtney Grogan The redemption of creation takes center stage in Pope Francis' Lenten message this year, which ...

Mar 06, 2019



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