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Summary of Jubilee Audience: On Piety

Summary of Jubilee Audience: On Piety

On Saturday, Pope Francis held the sixth of his "€œJubilee audiences"€ "€” a general audience [...]

Friday of Mercy: Pope Francis Visits, Snacks With Severely Disabled

Friday of Mercy: Pope Francis Visits, Snacks With Severely Disabled

As part of his Jubilee festivities, Pope Francis has met with the severely disabled, prayed [...]

Pope’s Summer Schedule

Pope’s Summer Schedule

The Office of Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff has published the following calendar of [...]

Vatileaks II Trial Continues

Vatileaks II Trial Continues

On Saturday 14 May, at 9.30 a.m. a further hearing was held in the ongoing trial [...]

Pope’s Telegram for Death of Cardinal Giovanni Coppa

Pope’s Telegram for Death of Cardinal Giovanni Coppa

Cardinal Angelo SodanoDean of the College of CardinalsVatican CityThe death of dear Cardinal Giovanni Coppa, [...]

Pope Praises What a Priest Can Offer to Today’s Suffering World

Pope Praises What a Priest Can Offer to Today’s Suffering World

What makes the life of a priest interesting? For whom and for what does he [...]

Bishops Cautiously Welcome Court’s Decision on Little Sisters Case

Bishops Cautiously Welcome Court’s Decision on Little Sisters Case

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a per curiam opinion in the case of [...]

Pope’s Morning Homily: Overcome Worldliness

Pope’s Morning Homily: Overcome Worldliness

Worldliness will try to lure you, but do not give in.According to Vatican Radio, the [...]

Piety and pity are active expressions of mercy, pope says

Piety and pity are active expressions of mercy, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- True piety and evangelical pity are found together in those who are [...]

Notre Dame gives Laetare Medal to Biden, Boehner over critics objections

Notre Dame gives Laetare Medal to Biden, Boehner over critics objections

NOTRE DAME, Ind. (CNS) -- The University of Notre Dame conferred it prestigious Laetare Medal on Vice [...]