From the Domus Santa Marta: The Words of Pope Francis

Trusting without understanding, especially in the face of tragedy, is often the hardest act of faith. Yet this is exactly what Pope Francis calls us to do in the face of suffering. To call out to God in the midst of the pain, confusion, and loneliness, saying, “I don’t understand, but I trust you,” is a [...]

Pope Francis Reflects on the Mystery of Death

Pope Francis Morning Mass - Casa Santa Marta - Vatican City, February 06, 2014 During morning, Pope Francis reflected on the death of King David, inviting the faithful to ask for three graces: to die within the Church, to die with hope and to leave an inheritance of Christian witness. Regarding the first of these graces, the Holy [...]