Tag Archives: Families

Pope Francis’ latest message to all families

“I prefer a family with tired faces from generous giving, to faces with makeup that know nothing of tenderness and compassion,” says Pope. Scroll down to read the address of his Holiness Pope Francis to families in Mexico City: Dear brothers and sisters, I am grateful to be here, on Chiapaneca soil. It feels good

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What is Synod? As a Catholic be Edified

Synod is another word for a council .It is an old Greek word (σύνοδος) sunodos that means an “assembly or meeting”. In ancient times synods of the Christian Church were usually gatherings of Bishops to discuss issues of doctrine, administration or ministry. In our Church today, we understand Synod to be a gathering convened by

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Baby steals the show at the Synod of Bishops

ROME — In a room full of people with an average age well north of 60, it’s been no surprise that Davide Paloni, a four-month-old baby brought into the hall each day by his parents, has become a star at the 2015 Synod of Bishops on the family, winning hearts and drawing smiles from pretty

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