Francis made a surprise visit to the place where St Francis of Assisi created the world’s first Nativity scene
The Pope presided at an evening of prayer yesterday in St Peter’s Basilica
We have plenty of feasts suitable for reflecting on Creation. Why September 1?
The Pope’s encyclical, Laudato Si, will be published tomorrow
The Archbishop of Huancayo says encyclical released this month will have ‘many critics’
St Francis didn’t think animals were ‘almost’ like us – he loved them because they had come from the hand of God
St Francis was not above the magisterial teachings of the Church – and neither is the Pope
What perhaps we are not seeing from this Pope is the mystical and ecstatic characteristics of St Francis
Minute-by-minute coverage of the historic visit to the birthplace of St Francis
She believed also in truth, in faith, and in hope where there was despair; and she prayed for these things, too.