Tag: Year in review

Pope’s New Year priorities: Refugees, youths, trips, more Curia reform

Pope’s New Year priorities: Refugees, youths, trips, more Curia reform

| December 22, 2017 | 1 Comment

Foreign trips, a focus on the rights and needs of migrants and refugees and a Synod of Bishops dedicated to young people all are on the 2018 calendar for Pope Francis.

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In Rome and abroad, pope urges unity, care for poor

In Rome and abroad, pope urges unity, care for poor

| Cindy Wooden | December 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis spent much of 2017 preaching and teaching about the need to value differences rather than fear them, and he adopted legislation that would allow more room for diversity within the Catholic Church.

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Beyond expectations: Pope sees God of surprises at work in 2016

Beyond expectations: Pope sees God of surprises at work in 2016

| Cindy Wooden | December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis described 2016 as a “packed year,” one full of initiatives that helped Catholics “see and touch with their hands the fruits of the mercy of God.”

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