All the information about the Beatification of Bishop Alvaro del Portillo, the first successor of St. Josemaria, is available in www.alvaro14.org: registration and tickets, program, volunteers, press, etc.
The Beatification will be held within the Solemn Mass celebrated by the Prefect of the Congregation for [...]
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Video. (Rome Reports) As the conflict continues in Iraq, Ukraine and the Gaza strip, the Pope made an urgent appeal for peace during the Sunday Angelus, calling for leaders to stop the violence and work towards peace.
"Today, my thoughts turn to three areas in [...]
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Video. (Rome Reports) This World Cup the Pope has made it clear he will remain neutral. But he often expresses his passion for soccer to describe Christian life. "Jesus asks us to follow him all of our lives, he asks us to be his [...]
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Video. (Rome Reports) Pope Francis invited worshipers at the Mass of Corpus Christi to "remember,” to never forget that Christians are completely dependent on the Lord. Only He has the nourishment that fills people with truth. "Some feed on money, others with success and vanity. [...]
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Video. (Rome Reports) It was a meeting where politics was set aside, and priority was given to prayer. Pope Francis invited the Presidents of Israel and Palestine to pray for peace. Each president arrived separately and the Pope personally greeted each one of them. [...]
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Video. (Rome Reports) During his weekly General Audience, Pope Francis talked about the gift of piety. He explained that this gift of the Holy Spirit is deeper than mere 'outward religiosity.' For the Pope, the gift of piety, means experiencing 'ever anew, with joy and [...]
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Video. Rome Reports. During Wednesday’s General Audience, Pope Francis talked about the gift of fortitude. He said that through this gift, the Holy Spirit frees the heart of all fears and uncertainties, to make room for God's will. The Pope added that this strength helps [...]
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Video. Rome Reports. During his catechesis for the General Audience, Pope Francis continued his series on the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit, talking about the gift of counsel. He said that through this gift, God shows people the right path in their lives. But [...]
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Video. Rome Reports. During his Tuesday morning Mass, Pope Francis explained why Christians should always be witnesses of their faith, even when it involves a life time commitment.
When the Church closes in on Itself and when it thinks of Itself as a, so to [...]
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Video. Rome Reports. Thousands of pilgrims made it to St. Peter's Square on Sunday morning to attend the Pope's Regina Coeli.
The Pope talked about the power of the Word of God, especially in trying times. He emphasized that the Gospel always helps Christians to [...]
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