Video. (Rome Reports) During his weekly general audience, Pope Francis talked about the importance of unity. He called for Christians to recognize the sins that work against unity in local parishes and communities, like jealousy, envy and antipathy.
SUMMARY OF POPE'S CATECHESIS:
Dear Brothers and [...]
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Video. (Rome Reports). St. Peter's Square was full of pilgrims as the Pope led the Angelus on Sunday afternoon. The Pope talked about faith. He explained that Jesus built His Church on St. Peter because his faith was as strong as a rock. The Pope [...]
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Video. (Rome Reports). Pope Francis reflected on the key moments of his apostolic visit to South Korea. During his general audience, the Pope defined the Church in the country as "young and dynamic.” He also explained the fundamental role of the laity, martyrs and [...]
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Video. (Rome Reports) Pope Francis expressed his concern for the situation in Iraq during the Angelus prayer. He firmly assured that these crimes gravely offend God.
"Children dead from thirst and hunger during the escape; women who are abducted; people slaughtered; violence of every kind; [...]
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Video. (Rome Reports) After taking a month off, weekly general audiences are now back on the Pope's schedule. This time around, it was held inside, at the Vatican's Paul VI Hall, where thousands were ready to greet the Pope. As part of his catechesis, he [...]
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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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