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Pope appeals for end to inhumane fighting, evil of war in Syria

Calling the war in Syria “inhumane,” Pope Francis called for an end to the fighting, immediate access to humanitarian aid for those in need and the evacuation of the injured and … more

Rome Colosseum bathed in red in honor of modern martyrs

Rome’s Colosseum, long a symbol of the persecution of early Christians, was bathed in red light late Feb. 24 as a reminder of and a prayer for the thousands of Christians being persecuted for … more

Pope to young people: Take the World Youth Day challenge

It’s time to break free from fear, fake online personas and looking at the world through a digital screen display, Pope Francis told young people. “Do not allow the spark of youth to … more

Pope says Paul VI will be declared a saint this year

Pope Francis told pastors in the Diocese of Rome that Blessed Pope Paul VI would be canonized this year. The Pope’s announcement came at the end of a question-and-answer session with the … more

Lent is time to notice God's work, receive God's mercy, Pope says

Lent is a time for Christians to get their hearts in sync with the heart of Jesus, Pope Francis said. "Let the Lord heal the wounds of sin and fulfill the prophecy made to our fathers: 'A new … more
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