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In the United States we celebrate each year "Thanksgiving," a national holiday when families across the country gather together to eat, laugh and enjoy each other's company. It is a special time in...Read more
“And Mary said, ‘Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord; let it be to me according to your word’” (Luke 1:38).
During this month the Church celebrates the feast of the Presentation of Mary in the...Read more
It is a long Catholic tradition to pray for the dead throughout the year but especially in the month of November.
Praying for the Dead is based on the Scriptures and on the Apostles’ Creed: “We...Read more
In the latest edition of The Pope Video from the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network, the Holy Father prays for coexistence and mutual understanding among Christians and followers of other religions in...Read more
On this World Day of Prayer, we reflect on Pope Francis’ prayer intention for this month: “That Christians in Asia, bearing witness to the Gospel in word and deed, may promote dialogue, peace, and...
“On one of those wintry days [Saint Josemaría Escriva] looked down at the snow and saw foot-prints left by bare feet. He realized that they had been made by one of the Carmelite friars who had...Read more
Pope Francis has called a special assembly of the Synod of Bishops concerning youth which will meet in Rome in October 2018 (about one year from now). The purpose of the Synod is to see how the...Read more
Earlier this year Pope Francis marked the historic occasion of the 100th anniversary of the apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima. He did so by visiting the shrine in Portugal and canonizing two of the...Read more
On this World Day of Prayer, we reflect on Pope Francis’ prayer intention for this month: “That all workers may receive respect and protection of their rights, and that the unemployed may receive...Read more
With certain regions of the globe facing an unemployment rate of more than 25%, the Pope is warning of the consequences that unemployment has in human life. In The Pope Video of October, the Holy...Read more