- Sep 22, 2020
Pope Francis reminded elderly and ill priests that they need not be afraid of suffering because Christ is always there to help them carry that cross.
Pope Francis has welcomed doctors and nurses from Italy’s coronavirus-ravaged Lombardy region to the Vatican to thank them for their selfless work and sacrifice.
John Allen on the need to support elderly priests.
By naming Cardinal Angelo Scola’s Vicar General and number two man as the new Archbishop of Milan on Friday, Pope Francis has indirectly confirmed that the “revolution” he’s unleashing in the Church is more about personality and pastoral style than doctrine, since 65-year-old Mario Enrico Delpini is a pastor who “carries the smell of his sheep” but not a sharp theological or political break with Scola.