Pope Francis Homilies
Pope Francis
That resistance continues today in one way or another, he said, yet the Spirit moves ahead.
Pope Francis hears confession of a youth April 23 in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican. (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)
Pope Francis Homilies
Pope Francis
Love is beautiful, it is the path to happiness. But it is not an easy path.
Pope Francis Homilies
Pope Francis
“It’s good for the Christian heart to memorize my journey, my personal journey: just like the Lord who accompanied me up to here and held me by the hand."
Pope Francis Homilies
Pope Francis
He is the door of our life—and not only of eternal life, but also of our daily lives.
Pope Francis Homilies
Pope Francis
"In days past, the church has shown us how there can be a drama of resisting the Spirit."
Pope Francis Homilies
Pope Francis
The story of the martyrdom of Stephen led the pope to remark on how persecution has been part of Christian history for 2000 years.
Pope Francis
It is “the saints of ordinary life, and the martyrs of today that carry the church forward."
Pope Francis Homilies
Pope Francis
"Money is the enemy of harmony; money is selfish.”
Henry Ossawa Tanner, "The Annunciation," 1898, Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Pope Francis Homilies
Pope Francis
“Mary’s ‘yes’ opens the door to Jesus’ ‘yes’: I have come to do your will, this is the ‘yes’ that Jesus carries with him throughout his life, until the cross.”
Pope Francis Homilies
Pope Francis
“Why does a child suffer? I do not know: it is a mystery to me.”