- Dec 13, 2019
Pope calls the deacon to be a servant who isn’t “a slave to his own agenda,” but rather is prepared for the unexpected and responds, even if that means ignoring the parish schedule.
In a Q&A with Youtubers sponsored by an educational organization he founded, Pope Francis on Sunday said that so far, he’s never considered resigning because of the demands of the job.
ROME— Thousands of Syrian Christian children, led by their bishops and patriarchs, are coming together to pray for peace, and Pope Francis is asking other children from around the world to join them. “Next Wednesday, June 1, marking the International Day for Protection of Children, the Christian community of Syria,
In meeting with Italian youth, Pope Francis holds up the life jacket of an anonymous refugee girl who drowned and said, “You are brave and you should know the truth: they are in danger.”
ROME— Pope Francis routinely extols the virtues of dialogue and building bridges, and on Friday he put his schedule where his mouth is, welcoming a figure from his native country who had been not only one of his most vocal critics, but who actually once occupied his cathedral and used