Posted on 08/17/2019 13:03 PM ()
Pope Francis sends a letter of congratulation for a new hospital boat, which arrived on Saturday in the Archdiocese of Belém do Pará in Brazil.
Posted on 08/17/2019 07:27 AM ()
In a newly released pastoral letter, the Burmese Cardinal Charles Bo reflects on “God’s love for the people and nations of Asia.”
Posted on 08/17/2019 06:00 AM (Catholic Online > Saint of the Day)
Clare was born at Montefalco, Italy, around 1268. As a young woman she joined a convent of Franciscan tertiaries. This group established Holy Cross ...
Posted on 08/17/2019 05:52 AM ()
Pope Francis greets participants in a friendship meeting taking place in the Italian city of Rimini, and urges them to show the Lord’s face to their contemporaries who are burdened by life.
Posted on 08/16/2019 10:05 AM ()
On the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Pope Francis sends a message to the Archbishop Michel Aupetit and the faithful of the Archdiocese of Paris, inviting them to be “builders of a new humanity rooted in Jesus Christ”.
Posted on 08/16/2019 06:00 AM (Catholic Online > Saint of the Day)
St. Stephen the Great (977-1038), was the son of the Magyar chieftain Geza, Stephen succeeded him as leader in 997. Already raised a Christian, in ...
Posted on 08/16/2019 02:10 AM ()
A recent UNICEF report reveals a dramatic increase in the number of children murdered, maimed, or recruited into armed groups, in the Republic of Mali.
Posted on 08/15/2019 06:00 AM (Catholic Online > Saint of the Day)
Bishop and companion of St. Augustine. He was born in Tagaste, North Africa, and was raised as a friend of St. Augustine. He went to Rome to study ...
Posted on 08/15/2019 05:19 AM ()
Pope Francis accompanies the opening of the Cuida Centre for the prevention of abuse in Chile, with a video message in which he thanks those involved in promoting this project.
Posted on 08/15/2019 04:29 AM ()
Pope Francis invites us to “look upwards” because, thanks to Mary’s assumption: “Heaven is open” and we need no longer be afraid.