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Jubilee Year of Mercy

Archive photo of Pope Francis visiting a deprived area on the outskirts of Rome

Archive photo of Pope Francis visiting a deprived area on the outskirts of Rome

First World Day of the Poor message released

13/06/2017 10:52

The Vatican on Tuesday released Pope Francis' message for the First World Day of the Poor which will be observed later this year on the19th of November.

 

Pietro Grasso, president of the Italian Senate (file photo)

Pietro Grasso, president of the Italian Senate. Pope Francis met on Thursday with Grasso and the organizers of an exhibit on the history of Jubilees, which was hosted lasted year by the Italian Senate.

Pope meets with organizers of exhibit on history of Jubilees

19/01/2017 12:54

Pope Francis met Thursday with organizers of an exhibition on the history of the Jubilees, which was hosted by the Italian Senate from March to June 2016.

 

Pope Francis smiles as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016.

Pope Francis smiles as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016.

A Look Back at Pope Francis' 2016 Highlights

13/12/2016 13:11

As this significant year comes to an end, we take a look back at some of the Pope’s highlights over the past twelve months, which include six overseas visits and the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy.

Pope Francis closes the Holy Door at St Peter's Basilica to mark the end of the jubilee year

Pope Francis closes the Holy Door at St Peter's Basilica on November 20th to mark the end of the jubilee year

Pope thanks all involved in organising the year of mercy

28/11/2016 11:31

Pope Francis meets with religious and civil authorities who organised the recently concluded jubilee year of mercy, including members of the Pontifical Council for New Evangelisation, together with police chiefs and Italian officials in charge of local and regional security

Pope Francis reflected on the theme of Mercy at the General Audience November 23, 2016

Pope Francis reflected on the theme of Mercy at the General Audience November 23, 2016

Vatican Weekend for November 26, 2016

25/11/2016 13:05

Vatican Weekend for November 26, 2016 features a report on Pope Francis' catechesis at the General Audience, a special segment on the legacy of the Jubilee of Mercy,Pope Francis' Apostolic Letter Misericordia et misera  and a musical reflection for the first Sunday of Advent.

Pope Francis embraces woman freed from forced prostitution during one of his Year of Mercy Friday initiatives.

Pope Francis embraces woman freed from forced prostitution during one of his Year of Mercy Friday initiatives.

Cardinal Vincent Nichols comments on Pope’s Apostolic Letter

24/11/2016 12:58

British Cardinal Vincent Nichols said Pope Francis’ Apostolic Letter Misericordia et Misera (Mercy and Misery) helps us to understand Pope Francis and what he wants from the Church and its people.

Archbishop Leo Cushley holds up a poster showing how a new app to find the nearest Church for Holy Mass or Confession is going to look like

Archbishop Leo Cushley holds up a poster showing how a new app to find the nearest Church for Holy Mass or Confession is going to look like

World-First Sacraments App Announced by Scottish Archbishop

22/11/2016 14:23

In an impressive move to introduce a legacy of the Year of Mercy, a Scottish archbishop has launched what is thought to be the world's first GPS-powered Sacrament-finding app.