The Pope sees in charity the only remedy for contemporary challenges

Francis received this Friday the sisters of the Social Service, a society of female apostolic life of pontifical right whose particular purpose is social assistance. Meeting of the Pope with the Sisters of Social Service (VaticanMedia) The Holy Father Francis received today, Friday, January 20, a dozen sisters from the Social Service, a … Read more

The Pope: in bringing the Gospel, consecrated life must adapt to the circumstances of the time

In the audience with the Primatial Council of the Confederation of Canons Regular of Saint Augustine, Francis recalls that consecrating oneself to God means making the Gospel one’s rule of life, loving Christ and the Church his body: the congregations do not isolate themselves, but live in the present opening up to the future. The … Read more

What Pope Francis asks of artists

The Pope signed the preface to the volume published by Marsilio “A divine plot. Gesù in controcampo”, by Father Antonio Spadaro, director of La Civiltà Cattolica. We are publishing the full version of the text, which came out this morning as a preview in Repubblica’s “Robinson”. We have something special for you. Find your employer … Read more

The Catalan matrix of the spirituality of Saint Ignatius de Loyola. The Black Pope at the presentation of the film “The Ignatian Way”

In recent days, the Generalitat de Catalunya presented, first at the Vatican Film Library in Palazzo San Carlo and then at the Casa del Cinema in Villa Borghese, the documentary “The Ignatian Way” by the Catalan director Jordi Roigé. The delegate in Italy of the Government of Catalonia, Luca Bellizzi, the director of the Office … Read more

Consecrated life: the Pope encourages interiority in the school of Saint Augustine

Pope Francis received eleven canons regular of Saint Augustine in an audience at the Vatican on Friday noon. A confederation founded in 1959 by Saint John XXIII. In his speech, the Sovereign Pontiff gave them a real plea for the consecrated life, encouraging them to seek God in Sacred Scripture, the liturgy, study, pastoral care, … Read more

Maria Montessori’s book. The unusual gift of Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni to Pope Francis

“He reminded us that in the Italian heritage we also have this great gift, thanks to Mary Montessori: to consider the religious education of the child as part of the education of humanity”. Morena Baldacciprofessor at the Pontifical Salesian University of Turinthus comments one of the gifts offered by the Prime Minister, Giorgia Melonito Pope … Read more

Gianfranco Rosi, a director in the suitcases of Pope Francis

But what did Gianfranco Rosi do there? Award-winning director, Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival in 2013, Golden Bear in Berlin three years later, author of documentaries all over the world, how did he end up signing In viaggio, this documentary which should be released in cinemas on December 14 and which is dedicated… … Read more

Eurocentrism vs. Pope Francis: an end to the plot and a new destination for the secretary of Benedict XVI

Ganswein’s aim was to expose internal differences in Vatican governance. What is clearly said movements of earthly power, a power of the Pontiff. The European also advocated the return to masses in Latin, a matter of a very small minority in a universe that exceeds 1,300 million baptized, who cry out every day for greater … Read more

Pope Francis asks to pray for educators in January | Episcopal Conference of Colombia

Sat 7 Jan 2023 “Creating and strengthening networks, a challenge in evangelization”: Bishop Luis Manuel Alí “The Catholic Church in Colombia, at the national and local level, is experiencing a moment of grace, review and projection, in light of Pope Francis’ call to be a Church in communion, participation and mission”, highlighted Monsignor Luis Manuel … Read more

Liturgical Guide for the Funeral Mass of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI | Episcopal Conference of Colombia

Sat 7 Jan 2023 “Creating and strengthening networks, a challenge in evangelization”: Bishop Luis Manuel Alí “The Catholic Church in Colombia, at the national and local level, is experiencing a moment of grace, review and projection, in light of Pope Francis’ call to be a Church in communion, participation and mission”, highlighted Monsignor Luis Manuel … Read more