Faith Faith in FocusPope FrancisApril 27, 2020
Here are the texts of two prayers, written by Pope Francis, for the end of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Faith Vatican DispatchPope FrancisMarch 27, 2020
Pope Francis delivered an extraordinary Urbi et Orbi address to pray for the end of the coronavirus.
Faith Pope Francis HomiliesPope FrancisApril 13, 2017
"By taking one small step, we make God’s mercy overflow in situations of desolation."
Politics & Society Vatican DispatchPope FrancisApril 07, 2017
"The defense of human beings knows no barriers," says Pope Francis in a conversation with the Italian journal Libertàcivili.
Faith Pope Francis HomiliesPope FrancisApril 04, 2017
Then the pope asked: “What is the cross for you? Yes, it is the Christian symbol. We make the sign of the cross, but often we do not do it well.”
Faith Pope Francis HomiliesPope FrancisMarch 31, 2017
We must ask ourselves, what do I feel when I see on the news that a bomb has fallen on a hospital and lots of poor children have been killed? Do I just say a prayer and go on my way like before?
Faith Pope Francis HomiliesPope FrancisFebruary 16, 2017
Pope Francis: “war begins in the heart of a person; it begins at home, in the family, among friends and then goes out into the whole world.”
Faith Pope Francis HomiliesPope FrancisDecember 13, 2016
The poor and humble people who have faith in the Lord are the victims of the “intellectuals of religion,” and those who are “seduced by clericalism.”
FaithPope FrancisOctober 28, 2016
On Oct. 31 the pope will participate in a ceremony to mark 500 years since the start of the Reformation.
Faith Pope Francis HomiliesPope FrancisOctober 24, 2016
“Behind an attitude of rigidity there is always something else in the life of a person. Rigidity is not a gift of God. Meekness is, goodness is, benevolence is, forgiveness is. But rigidity isn’t.”