Tag: Pope Francis

Volodymyr Zelensky thanks Pope Francis for praying for peace

Four days of fighting has led to hundreds of civilian deaths and displaced tens of thousands of Ukrainians.

Pope Francis: “Ash Wednesday, a day of prayer and fasting for peace in Ukraine”

Pope Francis invited the people to pray and fast on Ash Wednesday for the peace in Ukraine.

Four martyrs beatified

On the 23rd of January of 2022, four martyrs were beatified in El Salvador.

Pope Francis celebrated the Statio Orbis in the Hungarian captial

Pope France celebrated the final mass on the fifty-second International Eucharistic Congress in budapest, Hungary.

The fifty-second International Eucharistic Congress starts on Sunday

The highpoint of the congress will be the closing Mass, celebrated by Pope Francis on the 12th of September.

Pope Francis calls for Christians to pray for Afghanistan

In many cases, known Christians must flee Afghanistan or risk being killed.

Pope Francis received threatening letter containing bullets

The letter containing three bullets was discovered by postal employees at a mail sorting facility near Milan on the 9th of August.

Catholic judge beatified in Sicily, honored as ‘martyr of justice and faith’

Blessed Rosario Livatino, a Catholic judge brutally killed by the mafia in 1990, was beatified Sunday in Sicily.

Pope Francis considers visiting North Korea

Pope Francis indicated his willingness to visit North Korea, the country, where Christians are the most persecuted.