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Excerpt from ADDRESS OF POPE FRANCIS TO RECENTLY APPOINTED BISHOPS TAKING PART IN A COURSE ORGANIZED BY THE CONGREGATION FOR BISHOPS AND BY THE CONGREGATION FOR THE EASTERN CHURCHES Clementine HallThursday, 19 September 2013 “What does tending and having the permanent and daily care of their sheep (Second Vatican Ecumenical Council Lumen Gentium, n. 27) ...read more
Fr. Rosica’s introduction: Allowing ourselves to be looked upon by Jesus, whose gaze changes our lives: this was the focus of Pope Francis’ remarks after the readings at Mass on Saturday morning, the Feast of St Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist, whose conversion story is told in the Gospel passage of the day, a Gospel story that has ...read more
Yesterday Pope Francis called for a day of fasting and prayer for peace in Syria, in the entire Mideast region, and throughout the whole world to be held this coming Saturday, September 7, 2013. Speaking ahead of the traditional Angelus prayer with pilgrims gathered in St Peter’s Square, Pope Francis said, “On [Saturday] the 7th ...read more
  August 31 marks the first anniversary of the death of Cardinal Carlo Maria Martini, SJ. This is Father’s Rosica’s tribute to the Cardinal one year ago. The video above is the trailer for a new documentary about the late Cardinal Martini. The Italian version of the documentary premiered this week at the Venice Film ...read more
After the recitation of the Angelus, Pope Francis renewed his call for peace in Syria. “It is not confrontation that offers hope to resolve problems, but rather the ability to meet and dialogue.” The Holy Father called on the International Community to do everything in its power to help the “beloved Syrian nation” find a ...read more
In the midst of the 131st Supreme Convention of the Knights of Columbus, Father Thomas Rosica had the opportunity to sit down with Kevin Daudlin, Ontario State Deputy, and Jaime Libaque, Ontario State Marketing Director. ...read more
In the midst of the 131st Supreme Convention of the Knights of Columbus, Father Thomas Rosica had the opportunity to sit down with Gilles Doiron, President of the Canadian Association of the Knights of Columbus. ...read more
In the midst of the 131st Supreme Convention of the Knights of Columbus, Father Thomas Rosica had the opportunity to sit down with Carl Anderson, Supreme Knight. ...read more
In the midst of the 131st Supreme Convention of the Knights of Columbus, Father Thomas Rosica had the opportunity to sit down with Msgr. Robert Weiss, Pastor of St. Rose of Lima Parish in Newtown, Connecticut. ...read more
In the midst of the 131st Supreme Convention of the Knights of Columbus, Father Thomas Rosica had the opportunity to sit down with Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano, Apostolic Nuncio to the United States. ...read more