Tag: Urbi et Orbi

Pope Francis’ Easter blessing: May Christ dispel the darkness of our suffering

He prayed for the dialogue between Israelis and Palestinians, and for the end of hostilities in Syria, Yemen, Iraq and Lebanon.

Christians asked to pray ‘Our Father’ on March 25 in response to the epidemic

Two days later, on March 27, he will grant a plenary indulgence through his 'Urbi et Orbi' blessing.

Civilians killed in Burkina Faso attack

An attack by Islamic extremists on Christmas Eve leaves 35 civilians dead in the West African state of Burkina Faso.