“Building Bridges to Build Peace”: On the Pope’s 2015 Visit to America

23/09/2015 Washington, United States of America. Apostolic journey of Pope Francis to the United States of America. Welcoming ceremony for Pope Francis at the South Lawn of the White House.

“Building bridges to build peace” is the main theme of the book The American Pope (Vatican Press, 2016), a collection of speeches, in Italian and English, made by Pope Francis during his 2015 apostolic journey to Cuba, the U.S. and the U.N., together with analysis by journalists Lara Jakes, Paolo Messa and Massimo Milone. The […]

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Benedict Meets Fidel

POPE MEETS WITH CUBA'S FORMER PRESIDENT FIDEL CASTRO

“Freedom is the power, rooted in reason and will, to act or not to act… to perform deliberate actions on one’s own responsibility. Human freedom… attains its perfection when directed toward God, our beatitude… The more one does what is good, the freer one becomes. There is no true freedom except in the service of […]

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