Gospel Of Jesus Christ

Thumbnail unveiling of the nativity scene in st peters square dec 9 2016 credit daniel ibanez cna Amid Christmas rush, don't forget to make time for silence, Pope says

Vatican City, Dec 18, 2016 / 05:24 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Sunday Pope Francis said that with Christmas just around the corner, it’s important to...

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Thumbnail pope francis arrives in st peters square for the general audience sept 21 2016 credit daniel ibez cna Being 'merciful like the Father' isn't a slogan – it's a way of life, Pope says

Vatican City, Sep 21, 2016 / 08:34 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Wednesday Pope Francis reflected on the theme of Jubilee of Mercy “Merciful like the...

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Thumbnail dominican brother credit lawrence op via flickr cc by nc 20 cna Dominicans celebrate 800 years with reflection, prayer

Rome, Italy, Jan 17, 2017 / 02:15 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As the Order of Preachers, better known as the Dominicans, celebrate the 800th anniversary...

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Thumbnail pope francis in st peters square june 17 2015 credit bohumil petrik cna Do you read the Bible as often as you check your phone? Francis asks

Vatican City, Mar 5, 2017 / 05:22 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On the first Sunday of Lent, Pope Francis said if we want to fight against the temptation of...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 265910459 From paranoia to metanoia

Sometimes we’re a mystery to ourselves, or, perhaps more accurately, sometimes we don’t realize how much paranoia we carry within ourselves. A lot...

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Thumbnail pope francis prays the angelus with pilgrims in st peters square jan 10 2016 credit alexey gotovsky cna God is faithful – trust him and don’t worry, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Feb 26, 2017 / 05:37 am (CNA/EWTN News).- While earthly pleasures such as power and money bring temporary satisfaction, they are...

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Thumbnail indian woman praying credit amanda winter shutterstock cna How India's 'unreached' tribal areas are being evangelized

Vatican City, Dec 13, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Every day in the remote villages of Northeast India courageous priests and nuns are braving...

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Thumbnail crucifixion of christ pietro perugino How strange is the cross

Fleming Rutledge’s “The Crucifixion” is one of the most stimulating and thought-provoking books of theology that I have read in the past 10 years....

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Thumbnail bishop michael burbidge of arlington va cna file photo cna How the new bishop of Arlington hopes to heal division in society

Arlington, Va., Dec 5, 2016 / 04:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Gospel is the answer to a wounded society, the new bishop of Arlington said in the...

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Thumbnail pope francis celebrates mass at the santa maria a setteville parish in rome jan 15 2017 credit ctv screenshot cna If you're tempted to gossip, 'bite your tongue,' Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Jan 15, 2017 / 11:19 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis Sunday traveled to a parish on the outskirts of Rome where he visited a priest...

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Thumbnail pope francis 1 in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on may 22 2015 credit stephan driscoll cna 6 17 15 Let go of 'false lights' that lead down the wrong path, Pope says

Vatican City, Mar 26, 2017 / 04:52 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Sunday Pope Francis said Lent is a key time to open ourselves to the light of Christ and...

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Thumbnail money credit john harvey via flickr cc by nc sa 20 cna 8 7 15 Like money too much? It'll ruin your life, Pope Francis warns priests

Vatican City, Nov 18, 2016 / 12:38 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis on Friday had a question for priests: “Are you attached to money?” “The...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 188446565 Liturgy: Lectors as servant-leaders - To think and live in the presence of love

Father Henri Nouwen, reflecting on prayer in his book “Clowning in Rome,” offered this insight: “To pray unceasingly means to think and live in the...

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Thumbnail pope francis 1 in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on may 22 2015 credit stephan driscoll cna 6 17 15 Mafia crime is 'radically opposed' to the Gospel, Pope says

Vatican City, Jan 23, 2017 / 07:41 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Frequently an outspoken critic against organized crime, Pope Francis again came out with...

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Thumbnail mother angelica 5 credit ewtn cna 2 4 16 Mother Angelica was a 'forerunner' of the New Evangelization

Rome, Italy, Mar 27, 2017 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A veteran Vatican official praised EWTN foundress Mother Angelica as a pioneer of the New...

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Thumbnail pope francis meets with refugees on greek island of lesbos april 16 2016 credit lor cna Open your hearts to those 'defeated by life,' Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Aug 28, 2016 / 08:58 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In the wake of the Norcia earthquake, Pope Francis again offered prayers and said he hopes...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 7045984 Our churches as sanctuaries

Whenever we have been at our best as Christians, we have opened our churches as sanctuaries to the poor and the endangered. We have a long, proud...

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Thumbnail jesus washing feet Our resistance to love

There’s nothing simple about being a human being. We’re a mystery to ourselves and often our own worst enemies. Our inner complexity befuddles us...

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