- Dec 14, 2019
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.
The Diocese of Rome has decreed that non-parochial churches — which outnumber parish churches nearly 3 to 1 in the city — shouldn’t hold Triduum celebrations.
Iraqis and Syrians returning to their homelands and refugees living abroad need the help of all Catholics and people of goodwill, said the Congregation for Eastern Churches.
Pope Francis and top officials of the Roman Curia will leave the Vatican March 10-15 for their annual Lenten retreat, the Vatican confirmed Feb. 26, but it did not announce who the retreat leader would be.
Church leaders, Church workers, Church supporters face crucifixion from the followers of a different creed, following Pontius Pilate instead of Jesus Christ, according to one Good Friday sermon by a prominent priest in India.
Capuchin Father Raniero Cantalamessa, Preacher of the Papal Household, said on Friday there’s an erotic dimension to God’s love for humanity.