Happy birthday, Pope Emeritus Benedict! The great Catholic theologian and retired pontiff is celebrating his 90th birthday today in Vatican City where he resides. His birthday was on April 16, also Easter Sunday, but is being celebrated on the Monday following, in Bavarian tradition. Pope Emeritus Benedict celebrates his birthday today in Vatican City, after… Continue reading HAPPY BIRTHDAY, POPE EMERITUS BENEDICT!
Pope Francis celebrated his 80th birthday on Saturday, December 17th. In honor of the pontiff’s 80th birthday, join Catholicsay.com in sharing some of his more memorable quotes: Pray for me. Speaking to the crowds in St Peter’s Square, just after his election in March 2013 Women are more important in the Church than bishops and… Continue reading For the Pope's birthday, we look back at ten of his most resonant sayings
Happy birthday, Pope Francis! The Holy Father turns 80 on December 17. Pope Francis turns 80 on December 17, and well wishes are coming in from around the globe. Well-wishers have options for wishing Pope Francis a happy birthday. Here’s how you can wish Pope Francis a happy birthday: TWITTER: Tag Pope Francis using his… Continue reading HAPPY BIRTHDAY POPE FRANCIS! Here's how you can send your birthday wishes to him
Pope Francis is swamped with meetings, Masses and various Papal duties – so how will the Holy Father find time to celebrate his 80th birthday? According to Vatican Radio, Pope Francis plans to spend his day working “just as normal.” His birthday, which falls on Saturday, December 17, will be spent at meetings, Masses and… Continue reading How will Pope Francis celebrate his 80th birthday this year?
Full Question My sister refuses to celebrate holidays and birthdays, saying the Lord told her not to do so. This has hurt our parents, who she refuses to call on special days because she thinks those days are for the worship of individuals instead of God. How do I respond? Answer Although we cannot presume… Continue reading What should I do about my sister's refusal to celebrate birthdays and holidays?