"Let us begin this journey
of brotherhood in love, and mutual trust."

(Pope Francis first speech as pope)


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Beliefs Church Faith Jesus Joy Worship

Proclaiming and bearing witness

By on March 28, 2020

We all must open our doors and go out. Let us ask ourselves, then, what do I do in order to communicate to others the joy of encountering the Lord, the joy of belonging to the church? Proclaiming and bearing witness is not the work of the few.

– Pope…


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Church Communication Jesus Sacraments

Following a path of holiness

By on March 27, 2020

The church offers all possibility of following a path of holiness, and brings us to encounter Jesus Christ and the sacraments, especially in confession and in the Eucharist; she communicates the word of God to us, she lets us live in charity, in the love of God for all.
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Economic Justice Environment

The failure of global summits on the environment

By on March 27, 2020

“The failure of global summits on the environment make it plain that our politics are subject to technology and finance.”
― Pope Francis, On Care for Our Common Home: The Encyclical Letter Laudato Si’


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Compassion Family Fellowship Sacraments

World Youth day 2016 – The Lord has called us together

By on March 27, 2020

The Lord has called us together. Our response to a world at war has a name: its name is fraternity, its name is brotherhood, its name is communion, its name is family.

~Pope Francis, World Youth day 2016


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Hope

Let us be lights of hope!

By on March 27, 2020

“let us be lights of hope! Let us maintain a positive outlook on reality.”
― Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


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Church Mercy

The most amazing attribute of the Creator

By on March 27, 2020

The church lives an authentic life when it professes and proclaims mercy, the most amazing attribute of the Creator and Redeemer, when it leads humanity to the front of mercy.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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Change Sin

He transforms you

By on March 27, 2020

He changes your heart, from that of a sinner – a sinner: he transforms you into a saint.
– Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


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Faith Jesus

That look had changed his life forever

By on March 26, 2020

Jesus looks at Matthew and awakens something new within him.  Jesus makes him feel an interior wonder, and makes him hear the call of Jesus:   follow me.  It only took a moment to understand that look had changed his life forever.  Matthew says yes, leaves everything and goes with…


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Beliefs Church Jesus

Apostles proclaiming the Gospel

By on March 26, 2020

Apostle, meaning “sent,” “dispatched.” Has been given a mandate, sent to do something, sent out by Jesus to continue his work, to pray, to proclaim the Gospel.

– Pope Francis


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Change Church Communication Encouragement Growth Judgement People Pessimism Truth

Christians enclosed in their groups

By on March 26, 2020

Whenever we Christians are enclosed in our groups, our movements, our parishes, and the same thing happens to us that happens to anything close: when a room is closed, it begins to get dank. If a person is closed up in that room, he or she becomes ill! Whenever…

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But you, Lord, will not leave us at the mercy of the storm. Tell us again: “Do not be afraid” (Mt 28:5). And we, together with Peter, “cast all our anxieties onto you, for you care about us” (cf. 1 Pet 5:7). w2.vatican.va/conten…