Sunday Angelus

Thumbnail pope francis at the vatican april 3 2014 credit daniel ibez cna After Istanbul attack, Pope prays for those who fight 'bloody stain' of terrorism

Vatican City, Jan 1, 2017 / 07:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On the first day of the new year and the 50th World Day of Peace, Pope Francis condemned a...

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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 cna size saint paul outside the walls daniel ibanez 2 As Year of Mercy ends, Holy Doors close around the world

Vatican City, Nov 13, 2016 / 01:09 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As Holy Doors close in churches and basilicas around the world, including in Rome, it is...

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Thumbnail pope francis closes the holy door in st peters basilica nov 20 2016 credit daniel ibaez cna At close of Jubilee, Pope Francis says it’s a reminder of what’s essential

Vatican City, Nov 20, 2016 / 03:58 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Sunday Pope Francis closed the Holy Door in St. Peter’s Basilica, officially marking the...

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Thumbnail cna 59b2ba796166f 134970 1 Be humble in serving your brothers and sisters in need, Pope says in Colombia

In his Angelus address Sunday, Pope Francis said the story of Our Lady of Chiquinquirá, the patroness of Colombia, provides an example of the...

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Thumbnail the presidential palace 1 in asuncion paraguay on july 10 2015 credit alan holdren cna 7 10 15 Bishops of Paraguay call for peace after riots, fire at Congress building

Asunción, Paraguay, Apr 5, 2017 / 07:43 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Bishops of Paraguay made an urgent appeal for peace after hundreds of...

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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 1 Christ doesn’t promise freedom from difficulties, Pope says

Vatican City, Jun 25, 2017 / 11:38 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In his Angelus address on Sunday, Pope Francis reminded the faithful that following Christ...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims in havanas revolutionary square before mass sept 20 2015 credit losservatore romano cna 9 20 15 Colombian peace talks must not fail, Pope says during Cuba trip

Pope Francis prayed for the ongoing negotiations between FARC rebels and the Colombian government happening in Cuba right now saying that “another...

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Thumbnail pope francis in st peters square for the jubilee of mercy audience june 18 2016 credit alexey gotovskiy cna Don't be held back: Pope calls Christians to be set ablaze by the Holy Spirit

Vatican City, Aug 14, 2016 / 03:37 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Church does not need “cold or lukewarm Christians” who are held back by fear, Pope...

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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 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 pope francis smiles in st peters square june 14 2017 credit daniel ibanez cna Jesus not only sows the seed, he’ll pull the thorns, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Jul 16, 2017 / 05:58 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Sunday, Pope Francis said that in the parable of the seed and the sower Jesus invites us...

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Thumbnail pope francis celebrates new years day mass for the solemnity of mary the mother of god on jan 1 2015 credit bohumil petrik cna 2 Jesus shows us the path to freedom, not success, Pope says

The path Jesus takes as a humble servant isn’t easy, Pope Francis has said, explaining that to follow him doesn’t guarantee earthly success or...

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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 pope francis greets faithful before mass outside of istanbuls cathedral of the holy spirit credit daniel ibaez cna 'Let yourselves be consoled' during Advent, Pope Francis says

In his weekly Angelus address Pope Francis asked that people prepare for the Lord’s coming during advent by being open to God’s consolation, which...

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Thumbnail pope francis venerates the cross on good friday 2015 credit losservatore romano cna No matter who you are, make Christ your number one, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Jul 2, 2017 / 05:25 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Sunday, Pope Francis said that everyone – lay or religious – must put their relationship...

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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 5 cna 10 2 13 1 No such thing as gloomy-faced saints, Pope Francis says

Christian joy is borne out of nearness to Christ, said Pope Francis during his Angelus address for the third Sunday of Advent, adding that...

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Thumbnail pope francis gives urbi et orbi blessing from st peters basilica christmas day dec 25 2015 photo losservatore romano cna On Christmas Day, Pope Francis prays for peace around the world

Vatican City, Dec 25, 2016 / 05:36 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In his traditional "Urbi et Orbi" blessing Christmas Day, Pope Francis prayed that the...

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