Browsing Category

Love


VIEW POST

View more
Courage Faith Jesus Love

Go, for I am with you!

By on February 28, 2021

“But, careful! Jesus does not say, Go off and do things on your own. No! That is not what he is saying. Jesus says, Go, for I am with you! This is what is so beautiful for us; it is what guides us. If we go out to bring…


VIEW POST

View more
Love Mercy

God’s love for us is so great

By on February 27, 2021

What a beautiful truth of faith this is for our lives: the mercy of God! God’s love for us is so great, so deep; it is an unfailing love, one that always takes us by the hand and supports us, lifts us up, and leads us on.
– Pope Francis,…


VIEW POST

View more
Beliefs Compassion Love Mercy

God is concerned for us

By on February 26, 2021

“I have observed the misery of my people. I know their sufferings, and I have come down to deliver them… So I will send you” (Exodus 3:7 – 8, 10). He is concerned for their needs.

– Pope Francis


VIEW POST

View more
Beliefs Faith Jesus Love

Jesus gave himself up to death voluntarily

By on February 25, 2021

He does not, of course, conceal his deep human distress as he faces a violent death, but with absolute trust he commends himself to the father. Jesus gave himself up to death voluntarily in order to reciprocate the love of God the father, in perfect union with his will,…


VIEW POST

View more
Change Love Sin

The problem is not in being sinners

By on February 25, 2021

“The problem is not in being sinners, the problem is when we don’t let ourselves be transformed in love by the encounter with Christ.”
― Pope Francis, Encountering Truth: Meeting God in the Everyday


VIEW POST

View more
Life Love Marriage Truth

Love requires truth

By on February 24, 2021

“Most people nowadays would not consider love as related in any way to truth. Love is seen as an experience associated with the world of fleeting emotions, no longer with truth.
But is this an adequate description of love? Love cannot be reduced to an ephemeral emotion. True, it engages…


VIEW POST

View more
Acceptance Compassion Jesus Love Sin

Transmission of the Christian message

By on February 23, 2021

Jesus sends forth his disciples not as holders of power or as masters of law into the world asking them to love in the logic of love and selflessness. The Christian message is transmitted by embracing those in difficulty, by embracing the outcast, the marginalized, and the sinner.
– Pope…


VIEW POST

View more
Humility Love Unity

Preserving unity

By on February 22, 2021

Humility against vanity, against arrogance – humility, meekness, magnanimity, and love preserve unity.
– Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


VIEW POST

View more
Church Forgiveness Jesus Love Mercy Sin

The church does not reject sinners

By on February 21, 2021

The church, which is holy, does not reject sinners; because she calls everyone, welcomes them, is open even to those furthest from her; she calls everyone to allow themselves to be enfolded by the mercy, the tenderness, and the forgiveness of the father, who offers everyone the possibility of…


VIEW POST

View more
Joy Love Pessimism

Christians cannot be pessimists!

By on February 19, 2021

“Christians cannot be pessimists! They do not look like someone in constant mourning. If we are truly in love with Christ and if we sense how much he loves us, our hearts will “light up” with a joy that spreads to everyone around us.”
― Pope Francis, The Church…

Search
Pope Francis Tweets

In the case of rare diseases, a support network among family members is more important than ever. I encourage those initiatives that support research and cures and I express my closeness to those who ill, especially the children, and their families.