- Jan 18, 2020
Pope Francis has asked an Italian nun, who has been on the frontlines in the fight against human trafficking, to write this year’s Way of the Cross meditations.
In light of this year’s Synod of Bishops on young people, Pope Francis has asked that the Way of the Cross meditations be written by a group of students.
The Roman Colosseum will be illuminated by red lights later this month to draw attention to the persecution of Christians around the world, and especially in Syria and Iraq.
Aid to the Church in Need, a papal foundation supporting persecuted Christians, will bathe the Roman Colosseum with red light Feb. 24 to call attention to martyrdom around the world.