St. Teresa Benedicta de la Cruz: Intercession for Peace in Europe and Ukraine

2023-08-09 08:28:00 At the end of the general audience, Francis invoked the intercession of Saint Teresa Benedicta de la Cruz, co-patron of Europe, for the population of the tormented country: “May her testimony stimulate commitment against all forms of violence and discrimination.” Appeal to the Polish faithful on pilgrimage to the Marian shrines: “Ask Our … Read more

Walk in Hope: Pope Francis Inspires 1.5 Million Pilgrims at World Youth Day in Lisbon, Portugal

2023-08-05 21:15:42 On the afternoon of this Saturday, August 5, the Holy Father presided over the Vigil with the Youth on the occasion of the XXXVII World Youth Day, in “Parque Tejo” in Lisbon, Portugal. The Pontiff encouraged the more than 1.5 million pilgrims to “walk in hope, looking at our roots, without fear.” Vatican … Read more

From Alcira Gigena to the Vatican, the path of “Tucho” Fernández in the Church

2023-07-02 03:01:00 “Tucho” is actually “Tuchito”. The youngest of the three Fernández brothers, he is the son of Emilio “Tucho” Fernández. He inherited the nickname from his father, like his brothers, but it was more than clear that the diminutive corresponded to him in that Alcira Gigena of the 1970s. “Tucho” father had received the … Read more

Who is “Tucho” Fernández, the Cordovan chosen by the Pope to occupy a key position in Rome

2023-07-01 18:01:58 Pope Francis appointed this Saturday the Archbishop of La Plata, Víctor “Tucho” Fernández, in charge of the Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith, the entity in charge of canonical trials for pedophilia, in a task that the pontiff considered “very valuable”. and for which he encouraged him to choose paths other than … Read more

Artists in the Sistine Chapel: Allies in the Defense of Life and Social Justice

2023-06-24 01:57:44 This morning Pope Francis received artists from all over the world in the Sistine Chapel on the occasion of the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the inauguration of the Modern Art Collection of the Vatican Museums. “I feel that they are allies in so many things that matter to me, such as … Read more

The Pope to the Roman Rota: Renew awareness of the gift received in marriage

On the occasion of the inauguration of the Judicial Year, Pope Francis received the members of the Tribunal of the Roman Rota in audience, proposing a reflection on marriage. “Crises are not resolved by hiding them, but by mutual forgiveness.” Vatican News “In the Church and in the world there is a strong need to … Read more

Saint Mark | UNMSM | Pope Francis calls for an end to violence in Peru and encourages dialogue | National strike | Protests in Peru | Dina Boluarte | Pedro Castillo | WORLD

The Pope Francisco today publicly called for the cessation of violence in Peru, after weeks of protests over the political crisis, and asked the authorities to undertake “the path of dialogue” in full respect for Rights. “I join the Peruvian bishops in saying “No to violence, wherever it comes from, no more deaths”requested the pontiff … Read more

Benedict XVI, the emeritus pope dies live today, latest news on the death of Joseph Ratzinger in the Vatican | reactions | what did Benedict XVI die of | Pope Francis | Funeral | benedict xvi today | World

The former Pope Benedict XVI, a German theologian who shocked the world by resigning his pontificate in 2013, died on Saturday at the age of 95, the Vatican announced. His death sparked reactions around the world, from the Secretary General of the United Nations, Anthony Guterreseven the presidents of the United States, France or Russia, … Read more