In the homily at the morning Mass, Pope Francis said Saint Joseph “took up” the fatherhood of Jesus, “a paternity that was not his own, but God’s.”
The Pope has sent his offical almoner to express his closeness with those hit by the earthquake in August in Ischia.
Following the traditional prayer of Marian devotion on Gaudete Sunday, Pope Francis appealed for the release of six religious sisters, who were kidnapped one ...
On the Third Sunday of Advent - called "Gaudete Sunday" in reference to the introit traditionally sung at the Mass of the day, which begins, "Gaudete in Domino semper", Pope Francis prayed the traditional Angelus with the faithful gathered in St. Peter's Square, beneath the window of the ...
Pope Francis was speaking to representatives of the Union of Italian Periodical Press (USPI) and the Italian Federation of Catholic Weeklies (FISC).
Convergence, multimediality, dynamism, networking: the historic reform of
the Holy See’s media services, a sign the Church is always moving forward.