17 Apr 2014 | Church and World |
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis held his weekly General Audience on Wednesday – the Wednesday of Holy Week or “Spy Wednesday” as it is called in many parts of the English-speaking world. The Gospel reading of the day recounts Judas’ betrayal of Jesus, which sets in motion the events of Christ’s Passion, Death and Resurrection.
15 Apr 2014 | Church and World |
Pope Francis tweets now on Twitter and writes: Each encounter with Jesus changes our life.
14 Apr 2014 | Church and World |
Pope Francis tweets on Twitter : Holy Week is a good occasion to go to confession and to take up the right path again.
14 Apr 2014 | Church and World |
(Vatican Radio) In the narrative of Christ’s Passion and Death, who am I? This was the central question of Pope Francis’ homily during Palm Sunday Mass in Saint Peter’s Square, where 100,000 had gathered from around the world, bearing palms and olive branches.
13 Apr 2014 | Church and World |
On Saturday 12 April, Pope Francis tweeted on Twitter and wrote: How beautiful it is to stand before the Crucifix, simply to be under the Lord’s gaze, so full of love.
11 Apr 2014 | Church and World |
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has condemned human trafficking, calling it a crime against humanity, a scourge and an open wound in contemporary society. His strong words came in an address to participants at a Conference on Combating Human Trafficking that took place in the Vatican from April 9-10th.