ExhortationsVatican
June 24, 2015

Continue ecumenical dialogue in face of division, Pope says in message

Pope Francis, in a message released on June 23, recalled the 50th anniversary of the formation of the joint working group between the Catholic Church and the World Council of…
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ExhortationsVatican
June 16, 2015

Parents transmit church teaching on marriage by example, pope says

Children need to see their parents kiss each other, complement each other and resolve arguments peacefully, Pope Francis said. "Dear parents, your children need to discover by watching you that…
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ExhortationsVatican
June 12, 2015

Be careful not to ‘widen your conscience’ so everything fits, Pope says

Pope Francis has said that there is a risk of Christians being too open to the world and “widening the conscience so much that everything fits in there.” During a…
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May 20, 2015

Pope Francis warns parents against ceding children’s education to ‘experts’

Continuing his catechesis on the family, Pope Francis devoted his May 20 general audience to parents’ natural vocation to educate their children. Intellectual critics, said the Pope, “have silenced parents…
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ExhortationsVatican
October 6, 2014

Pope's Address to Disabled Athletes

Below is a translation of the address Pope Francis gave disabled athletes of the Italian Paralympic Committee in the Vatican's Paul VI Hall at 12:15 Saturday. *** Dear Athletes, Dear…
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