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The Pope Video • For Educators

“The Pope Video” series continues! Watch the latest 2-minute installment: For Educators.

The Pope Video • For volunteer not-for-profit organizations

“The Pope Video” series continues! Watch the latest 2-minute installment: For volunteer not-for-profit organizations.

The Pope Video • For Children Who Suffer

“The Pope Video” series continues! Watch the latest 2-minute installment: For Children Who Suffer.

The Pope Video • For a Church Open to Everyone

“The Pope Video” series continues! Watch the latest 2-minute installment: For a Church Open to Everyone.

Following the words of Francis

Following the words of Francis

FamVin visitors have asked about  ways of keeping up with the words of Pope Francis. The Vatican News Service provides a handy collection of highlights of the daily meditations of Pope Francis during his morning Mass in the Santa Marta Chapel from the reports by...

Pope ‘s unscripted comments

Pope ‘s unscripted comments

A verified summary of private comments by the Pope on a variety of sensitive issues is prompting increased media coverage. For the source texts that most commentary articles are referring to visit the following sites Whispers in the Loggia - influential source for...

Pope – practical environmentalist

Rome Reports During his weekly general audience, Pope Francis talked about the need to protect the Earth and its resources. More specifically, he talked about not wasting food. Wednesday marks 'World Environment Day,' and so the Pope talked about not giving into a...

Pope’s Address to Women Religious Superiors

Pope’s Address to Women Religious Superiors

"What would the Church be without you? She would lack maternity, affection, tenderness!" VATICAN CITY, May 08, 2013 (Zenit.org) - Here is a translation of Francis' address today to the International Union of Superiors General (UISG) * * * Dear Sisters! I am happy to...

Cardinal affirms lack of consultation

Cardinal João Braz de Aviz, head of the Vatican's Congregation for Religious,  has dismissed claims from the Vatican that remarks he made to NCR about a controversial 2012 criticism of U.S. Catholic sisters were misinterpreted, saying he backs NCR's report as "very...

Cardinal kept out of loop on LCWR

The NCR reports candid remarks of Cardinal to 800+ leaders of women's communities gathered in Rome... "The controversial Vatican decision last year to place the main representative group of U.S. Catholic sisters under the control of bishops was made without...

Pope – 6 million Twitter followers

On April 29, at about midday, Pope Francis surpassed six million followers on social network Twitter. Benedict XVI launched the account @Pontifex on December 12, 2012. During his remaining three months as Pope, he gained more than three million followers. On March 13,...

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