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Pope Francis receives a royal visit from a very royal guest and you'll never guess what that royal guest saw in the secret archives of the Vatican! ...read more
The Holy See Press Office has just released the programme for the Pope’s upcoming Apostolic Journey to Egypt at the end of the month. On Friday April 28th, the Pope will arrive at Cairo International Airport around 2:00pm where he will be welcomed at the Presidential Palace in Heliopolis before making a courtesy visit to ...read more
We begin today, with an Easter message from the President of the CCCB, Bishop Douglas Crosby, Bishop of Hamilton. In his Easter address to Canadians, Bishop Crosby brings the message of hope for those on the peripheries of society, for governments, for the Church and for everyone striving to lead a holy life. Here’s a quick preview ...read more
On Sunday April 2, 2017 the Holy Father departed by helicopter from the Vatican airport for his pastoral visit to Carpi. ...read more
Pope Francis is on the move again. This Sunday, He’ll embark on another pastoral visit, this time within Italy to the northern city of Carpi. You may recall, Carpi is an area that suffered severe damages and several fatalities during massive earthquakes in 2012. The Pope’s day in Carpi will look something like this. Promptly ...read more
Lets begin in Rome today where the Pope addressed the pilgrims at his weekly General Audience at St.Peter’s square. This morning, Pope Francis encouraged Christians to always put their trust in God’s word, even during the times when hope seems humanly impossible.  Of course, you can watch the Pope’s entire address tomorrow night at 7:05pm ...read more
Following the resignation of its founding member Marie Collins, The Pontifical Commission that is charged with addressing clergy sex-abuse issues vowed to continue To seek input from victims & survivors. The March 1st resignation of Ms. Collins from the The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, was a “central topic” during their plenary assembly ...read more
Much has happened in the past few days but, let’s start in Rome, where Pope Francis addressed pilgrims during his Sunday Angelus, taking inspiration from the Gospel reading, in which Jesus restores the sight of the blind man. With this miracle the Pope explained, “Jesus reveals himself as light of the world”. Each of us, ...read more
Expressing his condolences to the victims of the terror attack in London on Wednesday, Pope Francis sent a telegram to the Archbishop of Westminster, where He promised prayers and spiritual closeness to the grieving families, as well as his spiritual solidarity with the whole people. “Deeply saddened to learn of the loss of life and ...read more
We begin in Rome today, where the Pope addressed the pilgrims at his weekly General Audience. This morning, Pope Francis spoke about Hope and reflected on two words in the Scriptures: Encouragement and Steadfastness. He said that Christians, given strength by the Lord, are called to spread these words, especially to those who are struggling. ...read more