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Pope Francis sends money for Mexico earthquake relief

Posted on 09/21/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has given money to the earthquake relief effort in Mexico to help survivors and victims’ families in the worst hit areas of the country. The Vatican said on Thursday that an initial contribution of 150.000 dollaPope Francis sends money for Mexico earthquake relief [Read More]

Spotlight on first American-born martyr in Church’s history ahead of his beatification

Posted on 09/21/2017

(Vatican Radio) Father Stanley Rother, the first American-born martyr in the history of the Church is being beatified in Oklahoma City on September 23rd. The U.S. priest was gunned down in Guatamala in 1981 shortly after taking the heroic decision toSpotlight on first American-born martyr in Church’s history ahead of his beatification [Read More]

Pope Francis: if you want mercy, know that you are sinners

Posted on 09/21/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis said Mass on Thursday – the Feast of St. Matthew , Apostle and Evangelist – in the chapel of the Casa Santa Marta in the Vatican. In remarks following the Readings of the Day, which included St. MatthewPope Francis: if you want mercy, know that you are sinners [Read More]

Pope: "Church will apply firmest measures against those who abuse minors"

Posted on 09/21/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has reiterated his pledge to combat the evil of clerical sex abuse affirming that at all levels, the Church will continue to respond applying the firmest of measures to “all those who have betrayed their call and Pope: "Church will apply firmest measures against those who abuse minors" [Read More]

Pope Francis receives Italian Antimafia Parliamentary Commission

Posted on 09/21/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Thursday met with the Italian Antimafia Parliamentary Commission  in the Vatican. In his prepared remarks to the group, the Holy Father began by recalling 3 high profile figures killed by the mafia, MagistratesPope Francis receives Italian Antimafia Parliamentary Commission [Read More]

Pope prays for Mexican earthquake victims

Posted on 09/20/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis at his weekly General Audience on Wednesday expressed his closeness to the people of Mexico after the country was hit Tuesday by a powerful earthquake . "Here among you (in St Peter’s Square), the Pope said, Pope prays for Mexican earthquake victims [Read More]