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U.S. embassy, parish in Rome gather to pray for Orlando victims

U.S. embassy, parish in Rome gather to pray for Orlando victims

ROME (CNS) -- Forty-nine votive candles burned in front of the altar in a Rome church [...]

Too many couples do not understand marriage is for life, pope says

Too many couples do not understand marriage is for life, pope says

ROME (CNS) -- Because most people today do not understand that sacramental marriage really is a [...]

For a theology of the Spirit

For a theology of the Spirit

Mother Maria Celeste Crostarosa left behind many works. Among the most important being her Autobiography, [...]

Pope’s Address at Opening of Rome’s Ecclesial Congress

Pope’s Address at Opening of Rome’s Ecclesial Congress

 Pope Francis opened the Ecclesial Congress of the Diocese of Rome, and the theme this year [...]

How Can Youth Dream of a Future if Grandparents’ Testimony of Success Is Hidden?, Pope Asks

How Can Youth Dream of a Future if Grandparents’ Testimony of Success Is Hidden?, Pope Asks

Pope Francis this evening opened the annual ecclesial conference of the Diocese of Rome, giving [...]

Vatican Message to Muslims for Ramadan

Vatican Message to Muslims for Ramadan

Christians and Muslims: Beneficiaries and Instruments of Divine Mercy Dear Muslim brothers and sisters, 1. The month of [...]

9 More Syrian Refugees Brought to Rome

9 More Syrian Refugees Brought to Rome

Nine more Syrian refugees have been brought from the Greek island of Lesbos to Rome, [...]

Pope Francis: A portion of sacramental marriages are not vaild

Pope Francis says that a portion of sacramental marriages are not valid because couples do [...]

Special forces: Graduates head home armed with skills to fight abuse

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The Catholic Church has launched a new kind of "special forces" in the [...]

Pope thanks circus performers for bringing joy to often dark world

Pope thanks circus performers for bringing joy to often dark world

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Meeting with acrobats, clowns, carnival workers, street performers, musicians and magicians, Pope [...]