Tag: Pope Francis

Overheard – October 24, 2013

Overheard – October 24, 2013

| October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

“Believing in Jesus means giving him our flesh with the humility and courage of Mary, so that he can continue to dwell in our midst. It means giving him our hands, to caress the little ones and the poor; our feet, to go forth and meet our brothers and sisters; our arms, to hold up the weak and to work in the Lord’s vineyard; our minds, to think and act in the light of the Gospel; and especially our hearts, to love and to make choices in accordance with God’s will.”

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In Pictures – October 24, 2013

In Pictures – October 24, 2013

| October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

PRAYER TO OUR LADY
PRESERVING HISTORY

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Vatican’s media adviser offers ‘Top 10’ ways to understand Pope Francis

Vatican’s media adviser offers ‘Top 10’ ways to understand Pope Francis

| Carol Glatz | October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

No matter how some media may want to spin it, Pope Francis won’t fit into the political categories of left or right, and he will challenge everyone with the truth of the Gospel, said the Vatican’s media adviser. “Pope Francis is not a politically correct pope,” rather, he is “a loyal son of the church” […]

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Missionary activity is service to hurting world, pope says

Missionary activity is service to hurting world, pope says

| Cindy Wooden | October 10, 2013 | 1 Comment

In a world that often seems dark and full of suffering and violence, Christians can offer hope by sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ, Pope Francis wrote in a message for World Mission Sunday 2013.

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Overheard – October 10, 2013

Overheard – October 10, 2013

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

“Having this familiar relationship with the Lord is like keeping the window of our life open so that he can make his voice heard.”
— Pope Francis, speaking about the importance of prayer to youth and young adults in Assisi, Italy, Oct. 4

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In Pictures – October 10, 2013

In Pictures – October 10, 2013

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

POPE WATCHING
IMMIGRATION REFORM

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Pope challenges us to keep gaze on Christ

Pope challenges us to keep gaze on Christ

| Sarah Mealey and Joe Towalski | September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

“And now . . . the rest of the story.”

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Pope Francis celebrates the Church as loving ‘mamma’

Pope Francis celebrates the Church as loving ‘mamma’

| Francis X. Rocca | September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis gave pilgrims attending his weekly public audience Sept. 11 what he called a “homework assignment” to find out the date they were baptized and celebrate it every year.

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Overheard – September 26, 2013

Overheard – September 26, 2013

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

“The confessional is not a torture chamber, but the place in which the Lord’s mercy motivates us to do better.”
Pope Francis, in his interview with Jesuit Father Antonio Spadaro published in America magazine

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Statement of Archbishop Nienstedt on Pope Francis’ America Magazine interview

Statement of Archbishop Nienstedt on Pope Francis’ America Magazine interview

| September 20, 2013

We are delighted and inspired by Pope Francis’ extraordinary efforts to reach out and proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ.

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Another conversion needed on the road to Damascus

Another conversion needed on the road to Damascus

| September 12, 2013 | 1 Comment

The war in Syria and how the United States should respond in the wake of a chemical weapons attack that killed more than 1,400 Syrians last month has dominated much of the news in the last few weeks.

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