Pope Francis Homilies

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 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 the sacrament of confirmation with young people dec 1 2013 credit lauren cater cna 2 cna 12 2 13 Do not be 'afraid of joy,' Pope encourages

Pope Francis rebuked Christians who are “afraid of joy” and “mournful,” encouraging them to remember that Jesus Christ accompanies them. “We’re...

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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 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 pope francis greets pilgrims in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on june 4 2014 credit daniel ibez cna 2 cna 6 4 14 2 Give primacy to God, pope says

Pope Francis on Saturday visited the Italian city of Caserta, encouraging the people of the region to place God at the center of their lives. ...

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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 6 cna 11 5 14 God goes to the limit – not halfway – to save sinners, pope says

In his homily on Thursday Pope Francis condemned those who are afraid “to dirty their hands” by welcoming sinners, and encouraged all to imitate...

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Thumbnail pope francis blesses an icon of saint savior at the anglican parish of all saints in rome feb 26 2017 credit ctv screenshot cna Humility is the first step to unity, Pope tells Catholics, Anglicans

Vatican City, Feb 26, 2017 / 11:31 am (CNA/EWTN News).- During his Sunday visit to Rome’s Anglican parish of All Saints, Pope Francis voiced...

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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 greets pilgrims in st peters square before the wednesday general audience on october 2 2013 credit elise harris cna 15 cna 10 2 13 Jesus can heal deadened hearts, says Pope

Pope Francis delivered a Sunday evening homily at a parish in the south of Rome, preaching about the importance of detaching from sin through the...

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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 delivers the homily at the canonization mass of francisco and jacinta marto in fatima may 13 2017 credit daniel ibanez cna Like Sts. Francisco and Jacinta, offer your lives to God, the Pope urges in Fatima

Fatima, Portugal, May 13, 2017 / 05:23 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Saturday, Pope Francis told those gathered at Fatima, in particular the sick and...

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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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