Rome

St. Benedict Church in Rome celebrates feast with 40 hour adoration vigil

“The historical and symbolic value (of this church) is high, given that the patron saint of Europe was converted precisely in this place…”

Vatican Guidelines for Protection of Minors

The Supreme Pontiff Francis’ Apostolic Letter in the form of a ‘Motu Proprio’ on the Protection of Minors and Vulnerable Persons…

Pope to visit Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius

The journey is scheduled to take place from 4 to 10 September…

Pope honours Italian missionary nun at General Audience

Pope Francis honoured Sr Esu for her tireless work as a midwife in Africa over the past 60 years…

Pope Francis on Our Need for Daily Bread

‘This prayer comes from evidence that we often forget, that is, that we aren’t self-sufficient creatures…’

French cardinal, convicted of abuse cover-up, meets pope

Cardinal Barbarin of Lyon met Pope Francis to hand in his resignation…

Eucharistic yuca not on the table at Amazon synod, Vatican says

The Vatican denied claims the synod could discuss using a South American shrub for the Eucharist …

Holy Father’s Spiritual Exercises for Lent Begin with a Poem of Florence

Poem by Italian poet Mario Luzi entitled: “We are here for this”….

Pope: Martyred seminarians followed Christ’s Way of the Cross

In all, six seminarians between the ages of 18 and 24 were killed on 7 October 1934…

General Audience: Pope Reflects on ‘Thy Kingdom Come’

Continuing Catechesis on the ‘Our Father’…