Tag: Pontifical Council for Culture

The church online: Synod calls for virtuous digital outreach

The church online: Synod calls for virtuous digital outreach

| Cindy Wooden | November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

“Log on, but bring your brain, your Bible and your Christian values with you” could summarize one of the Synod of Bishops’ messages to Catholics young and old.

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Pope shares childhood memories with Italian children

Pope shares childhood memories with Italian children

| Cindy Wooden | June 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis told Italian schoolchildren that he grew up in Buenos Aires, Argentina, “the most beautiful city in the world,” and that besides playing soccer, he loved to fly kites as a child.

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Runway to heaven: Vatican, The Met piece together faith and fashion

Runway to heaven: Vatican, The Met piece together faith and fashion

| February 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

When Pope Benedict XVI’s custom-made red leather loafers became a signature part of his wardrobe after his election in 2005, Newsweek labeled him “a religious-fashion icon” and Esquire named him “Accessorizer of the Year.”

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Pope praises Rome’s first interreligious half-marathon

Pope praises Rome’s first interreligious half-marathon

| September 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

After thousands of runners completed the first ever “multireligious” half-marathon in Rome, Pope Francis praised the initiative, which was sponsored by the Pontifical Council for Culture.

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Pope to sports world: Don’t cheat people out of joy, benefits of game

Pope to sports world: Don’t cheat people out of joy, benefits of game

| Carol Glatz | October 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis challenged the sports world to fend off corrupt and manipulative practices and to uphold the values of honesty, fairness and transparency.

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