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Pope Francis speaks to migrants on the island of Lampedusa

Pope Francis speaks to migrants on the island of Lampedusa

Migrants and refugees at the heart of Pope's new 'Motu Proprio'

31/08/2016 12:04

Pope Francis has created a new Dicastery to better minister to the needs of the men and women the Church is called to serve. The new “Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development” was instituted in a 'Motu Proprio' published on Wednesday in the Osservatore Romano

Motu Proprio

Pope Francis meets a newly wedded couple during his weekly general audience in Paul VI hall at the Vatican on August 17, 2016.

Pope issues motu proprio on new Laity, Family, and Life dicastery

17/08/2016 13:14

On Wednesday, the Vatican released a motu proprio by Pope Francis which officially establishes the new dicastery on the Laity, Family, and Life.

Pope Francis poses with members of the Vatican Roman Rota tribunal

Pope Francis poses with members of the Vatican Roman Rota tribunal

Pope institutes Italian working group for Motu proprio implementation

08/06/2016 13:40

Pope Francis has has established a working group coordinated by the Secretary General of the Italian Bishops’ Conference – the CEI – regarding the implementation in the country of the Holy Father’s Apostolic Letter Motu proprioMitis Iudex Dominus Iesus

 

Pope Francis poses with members of the Vatican Roman Rota tribunal, at the Vatican January 24, 2014

Pope Francis poses with members of the Vatican Roman Rota tribunal, at the Vatican January 24, 2014

What the marriage law reforms do, and what they don't do

09/09/2015 15:49

We look at what the new marriage law reforms do, and what they do not do, with Prof James J Conn SJ of the Canon Law Faculty at the Pontifical Gregorian University

Pope Francis with the judges of the Roman Rota, Jan 23, 2015

Pope Francis with the judges of the Roman Rota, Jan 23, 2015

Pope Francis reforms Church law in marital nullity trials

08/09/2015 12:27

Pope Francis issued two Apostolic Letters motu proprio on Tuesday, by which he introduced reforms to the legal structures of the Church, which deal with questions of marital nullity