Pope Francis tells new Bishops Holiness is their 'most urgent Task'

By Hannah Brockhaus The most important duty of bishops is total dedication to the pursuit of holiness and the holi ...

Sep 25, 2018

Do not Avoid the Wounds of the Church, Pope Says in Sicily

By Hannah Brockhaus Palermo, Italy, Sep 15, 2018 / 06:21 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In Sicily Saturday, Pope Francis sai ...

Sep 25, 2018

Pope Francis Warns Priests against Living a Double Life

By Hannah Brockhaus During a day trip to Sicily Saturday, Pope Francis told priests and religious to fight their v ...

Sep 25, 2018

Pope Francis: Don't Make a Show of Doing Good

By Hannah Brockhaus Pope Francis said Sunday that Jesus teaches when doing good deeds, they should be performed di ...

Sep 17, 2018

Ave Maria President amends statement - Denouncing 'Defiance' of Pope

One day after issuing a statement denouncing what he called the 'defiance' of Pope Francis by “so-called conservative Catholics”, the president of Ave Maria ...

Sep 10, 2018

Pope Francis Says Response to Division Should be Silence, Prayer

By Hannah Brockhaus Pope Francis said Monday that to division and scandal the answer should be silence and prayer; ...

Sep 10, 2018

Pope Begins Mass in Dublin with Penitential Plea for Abuse Scandals

Before celebrating Mass in a Dublin park, Pope Francis solemnly asked forgiveness for the thousands of cases of sexual and physical abuse perpetrated by Catholics in Ir ...

Sep 04, 2018

Vocations in Ireland have Dwindled Due to Abuse Scandal, Pope Says

While the faith of Catholics in Ireland is strong, the scandal of abuse and cover-up by church leaders have caused a decline in vocations to the priesthood and religiou ...

Sep 04, 2018

Pope Francis to Italian Youth: Don't Live Your Life 'In Retirement'

By Hannah Brockhaus Be courageous and seize the work you are called to do for the good of the world; do not live l ...

Aug 17, 2018

Pope Francis: Faith Is Measured By One's Treatment of the Poor

By Hannah Brockhaus The love with which individuals and communities treat the poor, the weak, and the hungry, is t ...

Aug 06, 2018



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