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Pope Francis \ Homilies

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Casa Santa Marta

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Casa Santa Marta

Pope: 'the Cross is not a badge of belonging'

04/04/2017 13:45

Pope Francis on Tuesday told Christians not to wear the crucifix merely as a symbol of belonging, but to look to Jesus on the cross as He who died for our salvation.The Pope’s words came during morning Mass at the Casa Santa Marta. 

Pope Francis at Mass in the Casa Santa Marta, Apr 3, 2017

Pope Francis at Mass in the Casa Santa Marta, Apr 3, 2017

Pope Francis: Jesus' mercy fulfils the law

03/04/2017 12:29

Reflecting on the Readings of the Day at Mass on Monday in the casa Santa Marta chapel, Pope Francis focused on the significance of Jesus’ fulfilment of the law: what it means, and how He accomplishes it

Pope Francis celebrates Mass in Carpi

Pope Francis celebrates Mass in Carpi

Pope tells Christians to be witnesses of life and hope

02/04/2017 14:53

Pope Francis on Sunday told the faithful not to remain trapped in the rubble of life, but to rise from the rubble and rebuild their lives with the help of God. His words came as he celebrated Mass for about 70 thousand people gathered in the central square of Italy’s northern town of Carpi.

 

Pope Francis at morning Mass on Thursday in the Casa Santa Marta

Pope Francis at morning Mass on Thursday in the Casa Santa Marta

Pope at Mass: ‘God weeps when we go astray from His love’

30/03/2017 12:01

Beware of following fantasies and false idols, for only God loves us and waits for us like a father.  That was Pope Francis’ message at Mass on Tuesday morning in the Casa Santa Marta.

Pope Francis during Mass at Casa Santa Marta

Pope Francis during Mass at Casa Santa Marta

Pope: 'to have faith is to live our lives with joy'

28/03/2017 12:27

Pope Francis on Tuesday encouraged Christians to get on with things, living life with joy. Speaking during the homily during Mass at the Casa Santa Marta, he urged them to avoid complaining and not to let themselves be paralyzed by the ugly sin of sloth.

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at Monza Park in Milan, Italy

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at Monza Park in Milan, Italy

Pope’s Mass in Monza: ‘A people at the peripheries’

25/03/2017 16:00

Pope Francis celebrated Holy Mass in Monza Park for the people of the Archdiocese of Milan, Italy on Saturday during a pastoral visit, reflecting on the annunciation of Jesus as a message of joy at the peripheries of society.

Pope Francis preaches his homily on Thursday of the Third Week of Lent (23/03/17)

Pope Francis preaches his homily on Thursday of the Third Week of Lent (23/03/17)

Pope: We are "Catholic Atheists" if we have hardened hearts

23/03/2017 14:28

Listen to the Word of God to avoid the risk of a hardened heart. That was Pope Francis’ message in his homily at morning Mass at Casa Santa Marta on Thursday. The Pope pointed out that when we turn away from God and are deaf to His Word, we become unfaithful or even “Catholic atheists.”

 

Pope Francis delivering his homily during Mass in the Santa Marta residence.

Pope Francis delivering his homily during Mass in the Santa Marta residence.

Pope: The confessional is not the dry cleaners.

21/03/2017 13:12

At his Mass on Tuesday Pope Francis stressed that the confessional is not like the dry cleaners and instead Christians need prayer, contrition and a feeling of shame for their sins.