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Rome retreat: Pope offers crash course on mercy in priestly ministry

Rome retreat: Pope offers crash course on mercy in priestly ministry

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The spiritual retreat Pope Francis offered priests and seminarians as part of the [...]

Life is short; start forgiving, making amends, pope tells priests

Life is short; start forgiving, making amends, pope tells priests

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Mercy recognizes that life is short and that so much good needs [...]

Take the high road, Bishop Coyne tells Catholic communicators

Take the high road, Bishop Coyne tells Catholic communicators

ST. LOUIS (CNS) -- In today's age of cyberbullying and online vitriol, be sure to take [...]

There”€™s no place more holy than the tabernacle

There”€™s no place more holy than the tabernacle

The festive air surrounding Corpus Christi , the sumptuous decorations adorning churches [...]

Pope Will Go to Sweden Oct. 31 for Commemoration of the Reformation

Pope Will Go to Sweden Oct. 31 for Commemoration of the Reformation

The following is a Joint Press Release "€“ from the Lutheran World Federation and the Pontifical [...]

Pope Asks for Prayers for Jubilee for Priests

Pope Asks for Prayers for Jubilee for Priests

Pope Francis has called for prayers for the Jubilee for Priests.During this morning’s weekly General [...]

Pope at Audience: Not Just How Much I Pray, But How I Pray

Pope at Audience: Not Just How Much I Pray, But How I Pray

It is not enough to ask ourselves how much we pray; we must also ask [...]

Pope’s 1st Meditation at Jubilee for Priests: ‘From Estrangement to Celebration’

Pope’s 1st Meditation at Jubilee for Priests: ‘From Estrangement to Celebration’

Below is the Vatican-provided translation of Pope Francis’ first meditation, titled ‘From Estrangement to Celebration,’ [...]

Pope’s 2nd Meditation at Jubilee for Priests: ‘The Vessel of Mercy’

Pope’s 2nd Meditation at Jubilee for Priests: ‘The Vessel of Mercy’

Below is the Vatican-provided translation of Pope Francis’ second meditation, titled ‘The Vessel of Mercy,’ [...]

Pope’s 3rd Meditation at Jubilee for Priests: ‘The Good Odor of Christ and the Light of His Mercy’

Pope’s 3rd Meditation at Jubilee for Priests: ‘The Good Odor of Christ and the Light of His Mercy’

Below is the Vatican-provided translation of Pope Francis’ third meditation, titled ‘The Good Odor of [...]

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