Tag Archives: Pope Francis

R.C. Bishop: “Church should welcome Unconventional Couples”

Catholic Church: Bishop Says Church Should Welcome ‘Unconventional Couples’ The Religion News Service’s Josephine Mckenna reported last week that Bishop Nunzio Galantino, leader of the Italian Bishops Conference and an ally of Pope Francis, said the church should welcome “unconventional … Continue reading

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Pope Francis Washes Feet of Women and non-Catholics

Pope Francis washes feet of women and non-Catholics at centre for elderly and disabled 17 April 2014 19:24 by Abigail Frymann, CNS Non-Catholics and women were among the 12 disabled and elderly people whose feet Pope Francis washed and kissed when he … Continue reading

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W.C.C. General Secretary Meets Pope Francis

Message delivered in audience with Pope Francis    Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit with Pope Francis in an audience at the Vatican. Photo Credit: L’Osservatore Romano 07 March 2014 Your Holiness, Pope Francis, Bishop of Rome We greet you on … Continue reading

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New Cardinal biased towards God’s Little Poor

Cardinal with a cause 20 February 2014 by Catherine Pepinster – ‘The Tablet’ Archbishop Vincent Nichols knows he will have to ‘learn the ropes’ after getting a red hat today. He talks to Catherine Pepinster about some of the issues that will … Continue reading

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Pope Francis Chooses New Cardinals

Pope chooses new cardinals from Africa, Asia, Latin America Joshua J. McElwee  |  Jan. 12, 2014NCR Today Share on facebookShare on twitterMore Sharing Services72 PrintemailPDF Pope Francis on Sunday announced who he has chosen as the new cardinals of the Catholic church, … Continue reading

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Pope reaches out to atheists

PHILIP PULLELLA – Reuters Reuters Pope Francis, delivering his first Christmas message, urges atheists to unite with believers to end wars “shattering” countless lives around the globe. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Pope Francis, celebrating his first Christmas as Roman Catholic leader, … Continue reading

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Pope Francis speaks of the need for Contextual Mission

The Church urgently needs to stop seeing itself as a Western export 11 December 2013 by Fr Robert Kaggwa Pope Francis’ comments on the need for the Church to develop non-Western expressions of the faith are a breath of fresh … Continue reading

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