Pope: ‘Culture of Care’ is Path to Peace

Pope: ‘Culture of Care’ is Path to Peace

A “culture of care” must be adopted in order to create a pathway to peace, Pope Francis emphasized in his message for the 2021 World Day of Peace. Observed each year on Jan. 1, the pontiff’s message for this annual observance was released in early December. It urges...
Pope Renews Call for Global Compact on Education

Pope Renews Call for Global Compact on Education

Pope Francis has once again called for a global compact on education during an October 15 event at the Aula Magna of the Lateran University in Rome. Initially planned for May 14, the gathering was delayed as a result of the global pandemic. “We consider education to...
Pope: Don’t Return to ‘Ailing Normality’

Pope: Don’t Return to ‘Ailing Normality’

We should not desire a return to our pre-pandemic normality, Pope Francis emphasized in his general address on Sept. 30. COVID-19 has revealed that we lived in an “ailing normality,” the pontiff said, which “was sick with injustice, inequality and environmental...