Vatican Dispatch

Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O'Connell March 30, 2017
A deeper dive on 'Amoris Laetitia' is planned for the World Meeting of Families, to be held in Dublin in August 2018.
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O'Connell March 25, 2017
Pope Francis, in Milan on March 25, sought to strengthen their faith and to address the dissatisfaction among young people and families due to economic difficulties, which creates fertile soil for populist movements.
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Gerard O'Connell March 24, 2017
Pope Francis said opportunity can come by restoring “the pillars” on which the union was first founded.
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Gerard O'Connell March 23, 2017
“If the church is not committed to child protection, our efforts at evangelization will be to no effect.”
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O'Connell March 23, 2017
Jacinta and Francisco will be the youngest children ever to be recognized as saints by the church.
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Gerard O'Connell March 21, 2017
Father Zollner, one of the founding members of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, speaks about the resignation of Marie Collins and efforts to prevent abuse worldwide.