Tag: Christ Lives

That document on youth from Pope Francis — worth reading?

That document on youth from Pope Francis — worth reading?

| Father Michael Schmitz | July 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Q. I heard that the pope wrote a document on youth recently. What are the main takeaways? Is it worth reading?

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A perfect fit: Pope describes how to discover one’s vocation

A perfect fit: Pope describes how to discover one’s vocation

| Cindy Wooden | April 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

Within the universal Christian vocation of serving God and serving others, God handcrafts a specific calling for each person, a vocation that fits his or her personality and abilities, Pope Francis said.

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USCCB leaders say apostolic exhortation a call to invest in young people

USCCB leaders say apostolic exhortation a call to invest in young people

| Junno Arocho Esteves | April 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation “Christus Vivit” (“Christ Lives”) is a “wonderful summons to the church to more vigorously invest in youth and young adults, especially those on the peripheries and those disconnected from the church,” said a trio of leaders within the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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Papal document addresses challenges of evangelizing in the digital age

Papal document addresses challenges of evangelizing in the digital age

| Junno Arocho Esteves | April 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

While digital communications and social media can be used as a tool of evangelization and a place of dialogue with others, they also can be lonely environments where young people fall prey to humanity’s worst vices, Pope Francis wrote.

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