What People of Faith Can Do While Waiting for a Truce

What People of Faith Can Do While Waiting for a Truce

The Pope recently urged that an Easter truce be declared to end the Russian invasion of Ukraine. He hoped that it could lead to “real negotiations” to end the conflict. Even though Easter passed without a truce, it is time for religious leaders and people of faith to...
Pope: Limitless Freedom is Selfish, Empty

Pope: Limitless Freedom is Selfish, Empty

Freedom without limits, focused solely on what an individual wants to do, is selfishness and leads to emptiness, Pope Francis emphasized in his general audience message delivered Oct. 20. Citing statements made by Paul in letters to the Galatian and the Corinthian...
Pope Francis Urges Caring for Common Good, Common Home

Pope Francis Urges Caring for Common Good, Common Home

Pope Francis thanked and praised “social poets” for the ways they create hope and work for inclusion and equality in an Oct. 16 video address focused on working for the common good and caring for our common home. “Poetry means creativity, and you create hope. With...