L’Osservatore Romano

Letter #46, 2015: A Japanese Doctor in a Helicopter…

October 21, 2015, Wednesday — A Japanese Doctor in a Helicopter... It seems like the beginning of a bad joke. And, in fact, it is. A very bad joke, in fact... All of Rome this morning was in an uproar about the story that a Japanese doctor based in the United States who works in an [...]

New Series of Pope Francis’ Books

“And now we take up this journey. Bishop and People ... A journey of fraternity, of love and mutual trust. Let us pray for one another. Let us pray for the whole world that there may be a great spirit of fraternity.” These words of the newly-elected Pope Francis show the essence of his teaching as [...]

Confuting Stereotypes of the Church and Benedict XVI as seen by Celebrities

  Courtesy of therecord.com.au Since March 1, as he himself announced, Benedict XVI has been living “hidden from the world,” and since May 2 he has been living in the Mater Ecclesiae (Mother of the Church) monastery inside the Vatican Gardens, the residence he chose, remodelled to receive him with his personal secretary and [...]