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Pope Francis Wishes Everyone A Christmas Of Hope, Justice And Fraternity
Vatican City, 22 December 2013 (VIS) A group of demonstrators protesting to the Italian authorities about the difficult current economic situation was also present in St. Peter's Square. Pope Francis noticed th...READ FULL STORY
The Pope To The Roman Curia: Professionalism, Service And Sanctity In Life
Vatican City, 21 December 2013 (VIS) During the final days of Advent, the Holy Father traditionally meets with the cardinals, superiors and officials of the Roman Curia to exchange Christmas greetings. Today th...READ FULL STORY
The Birth Of Jesus Is Not A Fairytale!
Vatican City, 20 December 2013 (VIS) - “There is no play without You” is the slogan adopted by the children of Italian Catholic Action, who met with the Holy Father this morning in the Consistory Hall of the Va...READ FULL STORY
Pope Francis: Diplomacy Must Promote A Culture Of Encounter
Vatican City, 20 December 2013 (VIS) – This morning, the Pope received the ceremonial diplomatic staff of the Italian Republic and the Italian Embassy to the Holy See, to exchange Christmas greetings.
Educating In Intercultural Dialogue In The Catholic School
Vatican City, 19 December 2013 (VIS) - “Educating in intercultural dialogue in the Catholic school. Living together for a civilisation of love” is the title of a document from the Congregation for Catholic Educ...READ FULL STORY
Last Audience Of 2013: The Birth Of Jesus Demonstrates That God Is On The Side Of Humanity
Vatican City, 18 December 2013 (VIS) – Pope Francis dedicated the final general audience of 2013 to the birth of Jesus, “celebration of trust and hope, which overcome uncertainty and pessimism”. “And the reason...READ FULL STORY
The Pope Celebrates His 77th Birthday
Vatican City, 17 December 2013 (VIS) – Today Pope Francis celebrates his 77th birthday, and congratulations have arrived in the Vatican from all over the world. However, also in his city of birth, Buenos Aires,...READ FULL STORY
Abandon Comfort And Take The Light Of The Gospel To All Peripheries
Vatican City, 17 December 2013 (VIS) – The Holy Father has written a letter to Fr. Jose Narlaly, minister general of the Order of the Holy Trinity for the Redemption of the Captives, to commemorate the eighth c...READ FULL STORY
Angelus: Thanks To God, We Can Always Start Afresh
Vatican City, 16 December 2013 (VIS) – On the third Sunday of Advent, or "Gaudete Sunday" – joyful because it is soon before the Nativity, and therefore the Lord is near – the Holy Father appeared at ...READ FULL STORY
The Pope Offers Telephone Cards And Metro Tickets To The Needy Of Rome
Vatican City, 15 December 2013 (VIS) – Two thousand envelopes will be distributed to the needy, in the locations where aid is offered by the Sisters of Mother Teresa of Calcutta, by volunteers who provide eveni...READ FULL STORY
The Pope Visits The Santa Marta Dispensary And Celebrates His Birthday Among Children
Vatican City, 14 December 2013 (VIS) – This morning Pope Francis visited the Santa Marta Dispensary, which has for ninety years provided medical assistance and other forms of help to children and families in ne...READ FULL STORY
Archbishop Mamberti: The Concept Of Human Rights Was Born In A Christian Context
Vatican City, 14 December 2013 (VIS) – Yesterday, 13 December, Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, secretary for Relations with States, attended at a conference held in Rome abnd organised by the Religious Freedom P...READ FULL STORY
The Pope: Christmas Tree, Sign And Reminder Of Divine Light
Vatican City, 13 December 2013 (VIS) – “An 'international' fir tree” was how the Holy Father defined the Christmas tree which will adorn St. Peter's Square during the festive season. Originating from close to t...READ FULL STORY
Human Trafficking Is A Crime Against Humanity, Says Pope To New Diplomatic Representatives
Vatican City, 12 December 2013 (VIS) – Trafficking in human beings, a real form of slavery which affects all countries, including the most developed, was the theme chosen by Pope Francis in his address to sixte...READ FULL STORY
Presentation Of The Pope's Message: Fraternity Conquers The Indifference With Which We Look Upon War And Suffering From A Safe Distance
Vatican City, 12 December 2013 (VIS) – This morning in the Holy See Press Office a presentation was given of the Holy Father's message for the 47th World Day of Peace, which is celebrated every year on 1 Januar...READ FULL STORY
The Pope's Message For World Day For Peace
Vatican City, 12 December 2013 (VIS) - “ Fraternity as the foundation of peace and as the pathway to peace” is the title chosen by Pope Francis for his first message for the 47th World Day for Peace, which will...READ FULL STORY
General Audience: We Will Not Be Alone At The Final Judgement
Vatican City, 11 December 2013 (VIS) – The Pope dedicated his final catechesis on the Creed to its last article: “I believe in life everlasting”, focusing in particular on the final judgement.

Pope Francis Greets America, “A Generous Land”, On The Feast Of Our Lady Of Guadalupe
Vatican City, 11 December 2013 (VIS) – Tomorrow is the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, patroness of all America and therefore, in his greetings in Spanish during today's general audience, the Pope addressed all...READ FULL STORY
Pope Francis Selected As Person Of The Year By Time Magazine
Vatican City, 11 December 2013 (VIS) – The director of the Holy See Press Office, Fr. Federico Lombardi S.J., has commented on the nomination of Pope Francis as “person of the year” by Time magazine.

Francis Denounces The Global Scandal Of Hunger
Vatican City, 10 December 2013 (VIS) – The Holy Father has recorded a video message for the world campaign against worldwide hunger, launched today by Caritas Internationalis with the theme “One human family, f...READ FULL STORY
The Pope Celebrates In Santa Marta With The Catholic Coptic Patriarch: May Peace Arise Again In The Holy Land And The Middle East
Vatican City, 8 December 2013 (VIS) – “Let us pray with trust that in the Holy Land and in all the Middle East peace may always arise again from the all too frequent and often dramatic interruptions. Let let en...READ FULL STORY
Homage To Mary Immaculate: Let Us Not Be Deaf To The Cry Of The Poor Or The Suffering Of The Oppressed
Vatican City, 8 December 2013 (VIS) – This Sunday, 8 December, was the first time that Pope Francis has paid the traditional homage to Mary Immacu...READ FULL STORY
Angelus: The Mystery Of The Immaculate Conception Is Not Alien To Us
Vatican City, 8 December 2013 (VIS) – On the day of the Immaculate Conception, the Pope appeared at the window of his study to pray the Angelus with the thousands of people gathered in St. Peter's Square, and a...READ FULL STORY
Pope Francis Receives The Dignitatis Humanae Institute: The Integral Vision Of The Person In The Social Doctrine Of The Church
Vatican City, 7 December 2013 (VIS) – This morning the Pope received in audience a delegation from the Dignitatis Humanae Institute, presided by Cardinal Renato Raffaele Martino, and whose aim is to “promote hu...READ FULL STORY
The Pope: Proclaiming Christ In The Digital Era Is A Special Field For The Young
Vatican City, 7 December 2013 (VIS) - “To proclaim Christ in the digital era is a special field for the work of the young”, since for them the internet is in a certain sense their natural home. It is a widespre...READ FULL STORY