Homily

Thumbnail pope francis celebrates mass at romes st peter damiani parish may 21 2017 credit screenshot ctv cna Always act with gentleness and respect, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, May 21, 2017 / 11:20 am (CNA/EWTN News).- During a visit to a Roman parish Sunday, Pope Francis repeated his frequent condemnation of...

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Thumbnail 20171002t1019 11945 cns red mass washington A new spirit of compassion and cooperation

Archbishop José H. Gomez celebrated the Red Mass in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 1. The Red Mass is held prior to the beginning of each new term of...

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Thumbnail saint michael kevin theriault Angels accompany us on the path to salvation, Pope says

Christians and angels cooperate “together in God’s salvific design,” Pope Francis told Catholics in his morning homily, on the Feast of the...

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Thumbnail pope francis celebrates mass at santa marta on sept 28 2017 credit losservatore romano cna 'An idolatry that kills': Pope Francis on greed

Pope Francis preached Monday about the idolatry of money, which causes us to ignore those in need, allowing others to go hungry and die while we...

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Thumbnail pope francis presides over vespers and exposition of the blessed sacrament in st peters basilica dec 31 2015 credit alexey gotovsky cna At close of 2016, Pope says selfishness should be a thing of the past

Vatican City, Dec 31, 2016 / 10:15 am (CNA/EWTN News).- During a prayer service for the close of 2016, Pope Francis said the arrival of a new year...

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Thumbnail pope francis at the jubilee audience in st peters square honoring members of the police firemen and armed forces on april 30 2016 alexey gotovskiy cna cna Be sinners on a journey, not 'sitting sinners', Pope says

In his homily on Sunday, Pope Francis encouraged the faithful to be sinners on a journey, always working towards conversion and repentance, rather...

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Thumbnail pope francis lighting the easter candle before the entrance procession of the easter vigil mass in st peters basilica on april 4 2015 credit losservatore romano cna Christ renews a weary humanity, Pope Francis says at Easter Vigil

Vatican City, Apr 15, 2017 / 01:46 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- During Easter Vigil at the Vatican Pope Francis noted that many people today mirror the...

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Thumbnail pope francis celebrates mass at santa marta  feb 13 2017 credit losservatore romano cna Don't let small resentments turn into something worse, Pope Francis warns

Vatican City, Feb 13, 2017 / 10:40 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis on Monday spoke about what it means to kill your brother in your heart, which,...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on nov 5 2014 credit daniel ibez cna 2 cna 11 5 14 Example – not words – transmits faith to youth, Pope Francis says

Addressing the children who filled the chapel at the Santa Marta residence on Nov. 14, Pope Francis said that – in an age dominated by images and...

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Thumbnail pope francis celebrates mass in gyurmi armenia june 25 2016 credit screenshot ewtn Faith is not a museum piece, Pope says

During the first major Mass of his three-day visit to Armenia, Pope Francis said faith is not a thing of the past, like an artifact in a museum....

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Thumbnail good friday pope francis good 2016 alexey gotovskiy cna Good Friday papal preacher: In a changing world, the cross remains the same

Vatican City, Apr 14, 2017 / 10:57 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Even as sinful people in a society filled with violence and increasing secularism, we have...

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Thumbnail archbishop jose gomez of los angeles california credit daniel ibanez cna In wake of violence, archbishop urges Catholics to foster racial peace

Responding to violence caused by the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, the Archbishop of Los Angeles said the message in this...

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Thumbnail pope francis creates five new cardinals in st peters basilica on june 28 2017 credit daniel ibanez cna Keep your eyes fixed on the cross, Pope urges new cardinals

Vatican City, Jun 28, 2017 / 08:05 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Wednesday, Pope Francis created five new cardinals, encouraging them to walk with Jesus,...

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Thumbnail pope francis mass milan lor cna On Annunciation, Pope says God still seeks hearts like Mary

Milan, Italy, Mar 25, 2017 / 10:19 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis celebrated the Feast of the Annunciation in Milan, telling mass-goers that...

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Thumbnail pope francis celebrates mass at air defense stadium in cairo egypt april 29 2017 credit losservatore romano cna Our only 'fanaticism' should be love, Pope tells Egypt's Catholics

Cairo, Egypt, Apr 29, 2017 / 03:40 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Saturday Pope Francis told Egyptian Catholics that truly living the faith means ridding...

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Thumbnail pope francis presides over canonization mass for saints john paul ii and john xxiii on april 27 2014 credit stephan driscoll cna cna Pope: Christ’s wounds are sign of God’s love

At the canonization Mass for Popes John Paul II and John XXIII on Divine Mercy Sunday, Pope Francis emphasized the importance of Christ’s suffering...

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Thumbnail pope francis embraces a man at the wednesday general audience march 29 2017 credit lucia ballester cna Pope: Don’t dwell on suffering, let Jesus heal you

Vatican City, Apr 2, 2017 / 04:42 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Sunday, Pope Francis said that each of us carries some kind of tomb inside our heart,...

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Thumbnail pope francis celebrates mass at st mary major on october 12 2017 credit daniel ibanez cna Pope Francis: Be courageous in prayer – God will answer

On Thursday Pope Francis told members of the Pontifical Oriental Institute and various Eastern Churches that they have a mission for peace and...

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