Watch live as Pope Francis celebrates Mass with Pennsylvania’s bishops, priests, men and women religious at Philadelphia’s Cathedral Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul Sept. 26, with coverage beginning at 10:30 a.m.
Below is the full prepared text of Pope Francis’ Sept. 25 address at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, provided by the Holy See Press Office.
By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service NEW YORK (CNS) — Honoring both the pain and the strength of the families of those who died at the World Trade Center on 9/11 and drawing on the pools of water that are part of the site’s memorial, Pope Francis spoke about tears…
By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service UNITED NATIONS (CNS) — Dealing with war, development, the economy or environmental concerns, bureaucrats and diplomats always must remember that the lives of real children, women and men are at stake, Pope Francis told the United Nations.
The official prepared text of Pope Francis’ Sept. 25 address to the General Assembly of the United Nations is below, provided by the Holy See Press Office.
By Renee K. Gadoua, Contributing writer PHILADELPHIA — On the last Sunday in August a handful of workers labored in the hot sun outside the Cathedral Basilica of Ss. Peter and Paul, creating a 10-foot tall wooden structure that resembles a bee hive. They were building a grotto that would display tens…
Yesterday, Pope Francis addressed Congress with a powerful speech calling for justice, liberty, life and peace for all. He then made a visit to DC’s St. Patrick’s Catholic Church and met with homeless people who are served by Catholic Charities there. Traveling to New York City, the pope celebrated vespers there…
Watch live as Pope Francis celebrates Mass at Madison Square Garden Sept. 25, with coverage beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Watch live as Pope Francis visits Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Elementary School in East Harlem and meets with children and immigrant families Sept. 25, with coverage beginning at 3:50 p.m.
Watch live as Pope Francis holds an interreligious meeting at the Ground Zero 9/11 Memorial in New York City Sept. 25, with coverage beginning at 11:20 a.m.