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Archive photo of Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican Secretary of State

Archive photo of Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican Secretary of State

Card Parolin celebrates Mass for Populorum Progressio anniversary

04/04/2017 16:26

Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican Secretary of State, celebrated Mass at the Altar of the Chair in St. Peter’s Basilica for the 50th anniversary of the encyclical Populorum Progressio.

 

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.

Pope Francis celebrates a Mass during his pastoral visit to the Parish of Santa Maria Josefa of the Heart of Jesus in Rome

Pope Francis celebrates a Mass during his pastoral visit to the Parish of Santa Maria Josefa of the Heart of Jesus in Rome

Pope: No revenge, pray for those who wrong you

20/02/2017 08:31

Pope Francis on Sunday afternoon made a visit to the parish of Maria Josefa of the Heart of Jesus in the suburbs of Rome. During Mass, he stressed, that the path to holiness was forgiveness and prayer and that revenge and resentment has no place in the Christian life.

Pope Francis celebrates Mass during his last parish visit to Santa Maria a Setteville

Pope Francis celebrates Mass during his previous parish visit to Santa Maria a Setteville

Pope to visit youthful parish

15/02/2017 15:55

 Pope Francis will visit a Rome parish aiming to form young thespians and committed to serving the poor.

 

Pope Francis celebrates Mass to mark the World Day for Consecrated Life.

Pope Francis celebrates Mass to mark the World Day for Consecrated Life.

Pope celebrates Mass for feast of the Presentation of the Lord

02/02/2017 18:30

Pope Francis on Thursday celebrated Mass for the feast of the Presentation of the Lord in St Peter’s Basilica in Rome. Members of Institutes of Consecrated Life and of Societies of Apostolic Life participated in the Liturgy.

Pope Francis celebrates Mass to mark the World Day for Consecrated Life.

Pope Francis celebrates Mass to mark the World Day for Consecrated Life.

Homily for feast of the Presentation of the Lord: full text

02/02/2017 18:00

On Thursday, Pope Francis celebrated a solemn Mass for the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord, and also commemorated the 21st annual World Day for Consecrated Life. Here is the full text of the Holy Father's homily, as prepared.

 

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