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It was 5 years ago on February 11th, 2013, that Pope Benedict left the world speechless with the announcement of his resignation. It was Fr. Federico Lombardi, the Director of the Holy See Press Office who was tasked with the difficult job of trying to explain it all to the world media, in what he describes as the single most significant event in his 25 years of service under three popes.  ...read more
After reciting the Angelus prayer yesterday, the Pope was joined at the window of his study by two young adults. One handed him a tablet, as he announced that the registration for World Youth Day in Panama is now officially open. ...read more
In this new edition of Perspectives Extra, we sit down with the producers of the new film: Paul, Apostle of Christ. Producers T.J Berden and Eric Groth talk to us about inspiration behind the film, the big name actors, and why the story of St.Paul is so relevant to our world today. ...read more
“Sinners can become saints, but the corrupt cannot.” This was the message that came from the Pope today, during his homily, at the daily Mass he celebrates at Casa Santa Marta. “Be watchful, every day, so that you don’t end up far from the Lord,” the Pope said. Using the example of David and Solomon, from ...read more
"Sometimes, the congregation has reason to be bored by a homily, that is too long or irrelevant. The way to prepare a good homily", the Pope advised, "is with prayer, study of the Word of God, and a clear brief message which must not go over 10 minutes”. ...read more
2018 Migrants and Refugees Message The Church has celebrated the World Day of Migrants and Refugees each year since 1914. This is an occasion for the Church and people of faith to reflect upon the role migration has played in our tradition, express concern for migrants, refugees, and people on the move, and build awareness ...read more