Pope Francis plans to visit the Palmasola prison July 10, showing his concern for an oft-abandoned, neglected and stigmatized segment of society.
"Quien quiera que traicione a una persona pobre, traiciona al papa Francisco", dijo el presidente de Bolivia, Evo Morales.
El papa Francisco hizo un llamado a la inclusión, al diálogo y al respeto mutuo en la vida cívica en el Ecuador y en el resto de América Latina.
Addressing the World Meeting of Popular Movements in Santa Cruz July 9, Pope Francis acknowledged he did not have a "recipe" for a perfect economic-social-political system, but he said the problems with the current system…
"At this critical moment, we're all hoping some new agreement might still be reached," said Archbishop Sevastianos Rossolatos of Athens.
Long before Pope Francis' encyclical "Laudato Si'" that ties care for earth with care for humanity was promulgated, congregations of women religious were stepping out to protect creation.
During the seminar's breakout session at the Pope Pius XII Center in Manila, the room buzzed with phrases like, "I don't turn on the air much anymore," "How about non-usage of plastic bags?" and "We…
Des Moines Bishop Richard E. Pates encouraged Catholic Iowans to take advantage of the state's first-in-the-nation role in the presidential electoral process to keep in mind the issue of caring for the environment.
"Nos hemos reunido hoy en esta noche, no para entablar discusiones políticas, sino para apoyar la dignidad humana de nuestros hermanos y hermanas haitianos que se encuentran en esta triste situación de verse deportados hacia…
The archbishop called Pope Francis' visit "a true gift for all regardless of faith tradition."