Unity

Pope Francis: FAMILIES, TALK AND LISTEN TO ONE ANOTHER, ESPECIALLY AT THE DINNER TABLE.


Pope Francis: FAMILIES, TALK AND LISTEN TO ONE ANOTHER, ESPECIALLY AT THE DINNER TABLE. (Vatican Radio, Nov. 11, 2015) The fog in St Peter’s Square had just about cleared when Pope Francis arrived for his weekly General Audience. Continuing his catechesis on the family, the Holy Father’s main focus of attention on Wednesday was family togetherness. The Pope noted how sitting down together at the table for the family dinner, sharing a meal and the experiences of the day, was a fundamental []

POPE FRANCIS TO CUBAN YOUTH: On Social Friendship, Unity and Hope.


POPE FRANCIS TO CUBAN YOUTH: On Social Friendship, Unity and Hope Dear friends, below is the ZENIT transcription and translation of the  impromptu address Pope Francis gave in his meeting with young people in Cuba on Sept. 20, 2015. In it, the Holy Father encouraged the youth to dream, to open themselves to greater things, to overcome individualism, throwaway culture and social enmity amidst of the differences of thought; to cultivate instead social friendship and foster hope which gives strength and life, []