Full Text: Pope Francis' speech at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

Pope Francis visited “Ground Zero” at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York City on Sept. 25, 2015. He Read the full text of the Holy Father’s speech here: Dear Friends, I feel many different emotions standing here at Ground Zero, where thousands of lives were taken in a senseless act of destruction. Here… Continue reading Full Text: Pope Francis' speech at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

Destruction is always personal, Pope Francis reflects at Ground Zero

After his Friday meeting with loved ones of fallen first responders to the 9/11 World Trade Center attacks, the Holy Father said he was reminded that violence can never be impersonal. “In those family members, we see the face of pain, a pain which still touches us and cries out to heaven,” he said during… Continue reading Destruction is always personal, Pope Francis reflects at Ground Zero

Performing for the Pope in Philly: a chat with some of the talent

Musicians, comedians, performers and artists from the around the world are eager to reinforce the message of the family and God’s love – as well as to perform for Pope Francis. “We are not worthy to enter under @Pontifex’s roof but trusts he has the word for healing!” Jeannie Gaffigan, wife of Jim Gaffigan, mother… Continue reading Performing for the Pope in Philly: a chat with some of the talent