‘Martyrs are the living blood of the Church’


Pope Francis on Saturday paid tribute to modern day martyrs whom he said “are the living blood of the Church”. The Pope was presiding over a Liturgy of the Word at the Church of St. Bartholomew on the Tiber, a shrine to the martyrs of the 20th and 21st centuries. Speaking during his homily, the […]

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The mission of the poor

-S.S. Francesco - Aula Paolo VI: Pellegrinaggio di Poveri dalle Diocesi  francesi della provincia di Lyon  06-07-2016

 - (Copyright L'OSSERVATORE ROMANO - Servizio Fotografico - photo@ossrom.va)

· Pope Francis to pilgrims from the province of Lyons · “Pray for the perpetrators of your poverty, that they may convert”. This is the “mission” that Pope Francis entrusted to the 200 participants on pilgrimage from the dioceses of the French province of Lyons — led by Cardinal Philippe Barbarin —, among whom were […]

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