Vatican News (@VaticanNews)

19523 posts      297204 followers      1 followings     

Vatican News is a service provided by the Holy See's Dicastery for Communication. Follow us for news about Pope Francis, the Vatican, and the Church.

http://www.vaticannews.va

Vatican

2010-03-09 16:52:49

Caritas Philippines will make proactive background checks of all its directors, both at the national and diocesan levels, regarding sex abuse. http://ow.ly/85Eh30qi6ua

Fr. Antony Kadavil says the readings at Mass for the 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time challenge us to choose freely and wisely in order to observe the laws given us by a loving and caring God. http://ow.ly/knnz50ymsQC

 #PopeFrancis says the 16th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops will be held in two years’ time, and that he will decide on one of three themes. http://ow.ly/sjWQ30qi6t2

 #PopeFrancis says God sent His Son into the world to give us His grace and to teach us true freedom and responsibility  #Angelus . http://ow.ly/UVPS30qi6rP

#Gospel of the Day (Matthew 5,17-37) 
"Whoever obeys and teaches these commandments will be called greatest in the kingdom of heaven."

 #Gospel of the Day (Matthew 5,17-37) "Whoever obeys and teaches these commandments will be called greatest in the kingdom of heaven." http://ow.ly/C9nC30qhWrE

In this week's edition of "Gospel Truth”, the late Jill Bevilacqua and Seán-Patrick Lovett bring us readings and reflections from the Gospel of Matthew 5:17-37. http://ow.ly/lJ3L50ymsOe

Catholics in the  #Philippines joined the annual Walk for Life in large numbers on Saturday, both to pledge to protect human life from birth to natural death and to pray against the spread of the  #coronavirus (COVID-19). http://ow.ly/MBEk30qhZbp

The Catholic Church in  #India reiterates its commitment to promoting dialogue and social harmony, even in the midst of conflict and political crises. http://ow.ly/978730qhWpi

US Bishops have praised  #PopeFrancis' efforts to draw attention to the issue of nuclear disarmament. http://ow.ly/YUfD30qhWkI

 #PopeFrancis releases a children's book composed of brief and simple texts that encourage sharing, acceptance, and love http://ow.ly/yA8l30qhVco

 #PopeFrancis met on Saturday with Željko Komšić, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina. http://ow.ly/Silu30qhV9i

 #PopeFrancis spoke Saturday at the opening of the judicial year of the Tribunal of Vatican City State, noting that recent financial investigations were prompted by reports originating within the Vatican itself. http://ow.ly/my5z30qhVaz

#Gospel of the Day (Mark 8,1-10)
There were about four thousand people. He dismissed them
and got into the boat with his disciples and came to the region of Dalmanutha.

 #Gospel of the Day (Mark 8,1-10) There were about four thousand people. He dismissed them and got into the boat with his disciples and came to the region of Dalmanutha. http://ow.ly/ejD250yh3EI

The Catholic Church in the  #Philippines is urging the faithful to show their commitment to defend life by joining a nationwide Walk for Life scheduled for Saturday, February 15. http://ow.ly/dS7G50ymszb

The Holy See’s Secretary for Relations with States, Archbishop Paul Richard Gallagher, met Friday with China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi on the sidelines of the Munch Security Conference. http://ow.ly/rU0j30qhNlu

#PopeFrancis celebrates Mass in the Casa Santa Marta on Friday, urging us to cherish those who accompany us in life. #HomilySantaMarta 4

 #PopeFrancis celebrates Mass in the Casa Santa Marta on Friday, urging us to cherish those who accompany us in life.  #HomilySantaMarta http://ow.ly/v8nJ50ymwJk

 #PopeFrancis met on Friday with  #Hungary's President János Áder, discussing the upcoming Eucharistic Congress set to take place in Budapest in September 2020. http://ow.ly/9pYr50ymwSf

Enjoy the view as the sun sets over St Peter's Square:

Enjoy the view as the sun sets over St Peter's Square:

 #PopeFrancis urges participants in a Catholic laity conference in  #Spain to make the Gospel resound in our world, where death and despair seem to reign. http://ow.ly/ple050ymsFL

 #PopeFrancis invites Christians to remember those who accompany us on the journey of life.  #HomilySantaMarta http://ow.ly/knn250ymswd

#Gospel of the Day (Mark 7,31-37)
He put his finger into the [deaf] man's ears and, spitting, touched his tongue; then he looked up to heaven and groaned, and said to him, "Ephphatha!" (that is, "Be opened!")

 #Gospel of the Day (Mark 7,31-37) He put his finger into the [deaf] man's ears and, spitting, touched his tongue; then he looked up to heaven and groaned, and said to him, "Ephphatha!" (that is, "Be opened!") http://ow.ly/JLA350yh3E9

Catholic catechists in  #Angola recently renewed their commitment to their unique vocation of evangelization. http://ow.ly/MVIU50ymhgQ

The Catholic Church in  #HongKong takes a series of strong measures to stem the spread of  #coronavirus, including canceling all public Masses for two weeks. http://ow.ly/JKkM30qhs1V

On World Radio Day, we recall the 89th anniversary of Vatican Radio, and the power the medium still has to bring people together. http://ow.ly/818O50ylABf

#PopeFrancis greets Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, President of the Department of External Relations of the Patriarchate of Moscow. 3

 #PopeFrancis greets Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, President of the Department of External Relations of the Patriarchate of Moscow.

 #PopeFrancis met on Thursday with President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of  #Mali, discussing the humanitarian and security issues facing the West African nation. http://ow.ly/AE9k50ylwfG

 #PopeFrancis warns against letting our hearts wander unwittingly into apostasy.  #HomilySantaMarta http://ow.ly/vB2h50yll6D

 #Pope Francis' schedule of celebrations for the Lenten and Easter Seasons: http://ow.ly/apZ350yldPD

#Gospel of the Day (Mark 7,24-30)
"Let the children be fed first. For it is not right to take the food of the children and throw it to the dogs."

 #Gospel of the Day (Mark 7,24-30) "Let the children be fed first. For it is not right to take the food of the children and throw it to the dogs." http://ow.ly/eCVo50yh3Dk

Catholic leaders from local churches around the world respond to  #PopeFrancis’ Apostolic Exhortation  #QueridaAmazonia after its release on Wednesday. http://ow.ly/nQty50yldH2

©Twiview | Best Twitter online viewer
This site uses the Twitter API but is not endorsed or certified by Twitter. All Twitter logos and trademarks displayed on this applicatioin are property of Twitter.