Pope decries conflicts and economic colonialism in DR Congo

  In his first speech upon his arrival to the Democratic Republic of Congo, on Tuesday, Pope Francis decried the conflicts that…

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Pfarreien

FEBRUARY | For parishes

Sometimes I think that we should put a sign on the door of parishes that says, “Free admission.” Parishes should be close-knit communities,…

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Jóvenes prepárense

‘Young people thirst for horizons’

As young people from across the globe prepare to participate in World Youth Day in Libson, Portugal, Pope Francis sent them a video message…

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Arranca en febrero

Synod: second on-line course on synodality to start in February

As the 2021-2024 Synod on synodality continues through the Continental Stage, Latin American Members of the Theological Commission of the…

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ENERO

JANUARY | For educators

I would like to propose that educators add new content to their teaching: fraternity. Education is an act of love that illuminates the path…

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guerras y el hambre

‘The Lord’s birth is the birth of peace’

Offering his Christmas greetings from the central loggia of St. Peter's Basilica, Pope Francis gave his customary Christmas Day message and…

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DEZEMBER

DECEMBER | For volunteer not-for-profit organizations

The world needs volunteers and organizations committed to seeking the common good. Yes, this is a word that many today would like to erase:…

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Novo secretário

Gleison de Paula Souza new Secretary of the Dicastery for the Laity, the Family and Life

Gleison de Paula Souza was born on May 14, 1984, in Minas Gerais. He was a seminarian, as seen in the photo below with Pope Francis,…

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Camino Sinodal

German bishops discuss Synodal Path with the Curia

The German Bishops were in Rome this week for their “ad limina visit” and met with Pope Francis on Thursday. As they concluded their visit,…

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Document

Document of the continental phase of the Synod

First Phase During this first phase, the faithful - and not only them - from all the dioceses in every corner of the world, were involved…

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