Pope Francis on Sunday told Deacons from across the globe that they must be generous with their lives and with their time. His words came during the homily at Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica for the conclusion of the Jubilee for Deacons.
Children in Maaret al-Numan town in Idlib provice, Syria
Pope Francis urged the faithful to join in prayer on this coming Wednesday, June 1, International Children’s Day, with a special thought for the children in Syria. He was speaking after the Angelus Prayer in St. Peter’s Square.
Pope Francis attends a meeting with 400 children from the south of Italy, Calabria, including children of migrants, on May 28, 2016 at the Vatican
Pope Francis received some four hundred children of different ethnicities, cultures and religions, who had traveled to Rome from Calabria in southern Italy aboard the “Children’s Train” – the Treno dei Bambini – an annual initiative of the Pontifical Council for Culture
Deacons attend the Blessed Sacrament in solemn procession on the Feast of Corpus Christi in Rome, May 26th, 2016