Pope writes to eight-year-old boy on Lourdes pilgrimage

Francis says he will accompany the children’s pilgrimage with prayer Pope Francis has written to an eight-year-old boy who is about to embark on a pilgrimage to Lourdes. The boy, Damian, wrote to the Pope inviting him to Lourdes to join children taking part in a “mission of peace”, sponsored by UNITALSI, an Italian organisation which helps… Continue reading Pope writes to eight-year-old boy on Lourdes pilgrimage

Pope: ‘In sickness or health, trust in Mary’s intercession’

The Vatican has released Pope Francis’s message for the World Day of the Sick 2016 Trust in Mary, who urges people to believe and do what Christ says, Pope Francis said. In his message for the February 11, 2016, celebration of the World Day of the Sick, the Pope highlighted the importance of entrusting oneself… Continue reading Pope: ‘In sickness or health, trust in Mary’s intercession’