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Palestinian worshippers run for cover from teargas fired by Israeli forces outside Jerusalem's Old City.

Palestinian worshippers run for cover from teargas fired by Israeli forces outside Jerusalem's Old City.

Angelus: Pope appeals for dialogue after Jerusalem violence

23/07/2017 13:50

Pope Francis has appealed for moderation and dialogue after a surge of violence and killings over Jerusalem’s Temple Mount. He was addressing the crowds gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the Angelus prayer.

 

Logo of the "Laudato Sì & Big Cities" Conference taking place in Rio de Janeiro

Logo of the "Laudato Sì & Big Cities" Conference taking place in Rio de Janeiro

Pope urges governments to take the lead in caring for creation

14/07/2017 15:43

Respect, responsibility and relationship are the three  themes highlighted by Pope Francis in a message addressed to the “Laudato Sì & Big Cities” conference taking place in Rio de Janeiro.

A view of planet earth: our common home

A view of planet earth: our common home

Pope endorses campaign to put 'Laudato Sì' into action

13/07/2017 13:44

Following the 2nd anniversary of the publication of his encyclical “Laudato Sì – On Care of our Common Home”, Pope Francis has endorsed a pledge campaign that aims to mobilize at least 1 million people to directly engage in turning the encyclical’s message into action. 

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Pope to catechists: Be creative

12/07/2017 13:16

Pope Francis has sent a message to an International Catechetical Symposium which is taking place this week at the Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina in Buenos Aires, and has as its theme “blessed are those who believe”.

Bishop Jesus Emilio Jaramillo Monsalvo  who was shot by Marxist guerrillas in 1989

Bishop Jesus Emilio Jaramillo Monsalvo who was shot by Marxist guerrillas in 1989

Pope to beatify a bishop and a priest in Colombia

11/07/2017 15:00

Pope Francis will beatify two martyred Colombian clerics when he travels to visit their South American nation in September.  Bishop Jesus Emilio Jaramillo Monsalve of Arauca and Father Pedro Ramirez Ramos will be beatified on September 8th during a Mass in the city of Villavicencio.  

Cardinal Giuseppe Bertello (pictured above at a May 2015 Mass in the Vatican) was appointed as Pope Francis' special envoy for the Diocese of Cuneo

Cardinal Giuseppe Bertello (pictured above at a May 2015 Mass in the Vatican) was appointed as Pope Francis' special envoy for the Diocese of Cuneo's bicentennial celebrations

Pope names Card. Bertello special envoy for diocesan celebration in Italy

11/07/2017 08:00

Pope Francis has appointed Cardinal Giuseppe Bertello, President of the Governorate of Vatican City State, as his Special Envoy for the bicentennial celebrations of the founding of the Diocese of Cuneo in Italy to be on 16 July