POPE FRANCIS: DO WE REALLY CONSIDER GOD AS OUR FATHER?


  POPE FRANCIS: WHEN WE PRAY THE “OUR FATHER”, LET’S REALLY BELIEVE THAT GOD IS OUR FATHER! “How often do we pray the “Our Father” without really thinking of God as our Father?”: asks Pope Francis. If only we could really assimilate the profundity and greatness of our condition as children of God, with a…

MARCH 13: ANNIVERSARY OF THE ELECTION OF POPE FRANCIS AV.


MARCH 13: ANNIVERSARY OF THE ELECTION OF POPE FRANCIS AV. As the entire Church celebrates the 6th Papal Election Anniversary of Pope Francis, let us offer to God prayers and sacrifices asking for our Holy Father, “the sweet Vicar of Christ (St. Catherine of Siena)” on earth. Happy Anniversary, dearest Pope Francis! AUDIO CREDIT AND…

POPE FRANCIS LAETARE SUNDAY 2018: REJOICE BECAUSE GOD IS WITH US!


POPE FRANCIS LAETARE SUNDAY 2018: REJOICE BECAUSE GOD IS WITH US! Before the Angelus  Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! In this fourth Sunday of Lent, called “Laetare” Sunday, that is, “Rejoice,” because so <reads> the Entrance Antiphon of the Eucharistic Liturgy, which invites us to joy: “Rejoice, Jerusalem [… .] — so it’s a…

POPE FRANCIS’ HOMILY ASH WEDNESDAY 2018: PAUSE, SEE AND RETURN!


  POPE FRANCIS’ HOMILY ASH WEDNESDAY 2018: PAUSE, SEE AND RETURN The season of Lent is a favourable time to remedy the dissonant chords of our Christian life and to receive the ever new, joyful and hope-filled proclamation of the Lord’s Passover. The Church in her maternal wisdom invites us to pay special attention to…

POPE FRANCIS’ MESSAGE FOR LENT 2018


POPE FRANCIS’ MESSAGE FOR LENT 2018 (Feb. 14, 2018)  “Because of the increase of iniquity, the love of many will grow cold” (Mt 24: 12) Dear Brothers and Sisters, Once again, the Pasch of the Lord draws near! In our preparation for Easter, God in His providence offers us each year the season of Lent…

POPE FRANCIS’ CATECHESES ON THE HOLY MASS: THE GOSPEL AND THE HOMILY.


POPE FRANCIS CATECHESES ON THE HOLY MASS: THE GOSPEL AND THE HOMILY. Below you have the Zenit translation of General Audience held at 9:35 in Paul VI Hall, where the Holy Father Francis focused his meditation on the Liturgy of the Word: II. Gospel and Homily. +++ The Holy Father’s Catechesis Dear Brothers and Sisters, good…