Category: Religion

  • Trust (by Frank & Flora Jean Garlock) lyrics

    Trust (by Frank & Flora Jean Garlock) lyrics

    Trust (by Frank & Flora Jean Garlock) lyrics 1. Trust in the morning; trust in the light; Trust in the ev – ‘ning; trust in the night. God can -not fail you. His way is best. Learn how to trust what – ev – er the test. Chorus Trust________ in the Lord;_______ Lean________ on His […]

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  • Pope at Eucharistic Congress: Bread must be shared on the table of the world

    Pope at Eucharistic Congress: Bread must be shared on the table of the world

    Pope Francis celebrates Holy Mass in the city of Matera at the conclusion of the 27th National Eucharistic Congress reminding Christians there is no eucharistic worship without compassion for the poor. By Linda Bordoni Pope Francis invited Christians to “return to the taste of bread to remember that while this earthly existence of ours is […]

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  • Pope Francis in Matera for closing of National Eucharistic Congress

    Pope Francis in Matera for closing of National Eucharistic Congress

    The papal plane has taken Pope Francis to the southern Italian city of Matera to preside over Holy Mass that concludes the 27th National Eucharistic Congress. By Linda Bordoni Cardinal Matteo Zuppi, the President of the Italian Bishop’s Conference welcomed Pope Francis upon his arrival in the city of Matera on Sunday morning. The Pope’s […]

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  • Pope to Deloitte: Business can help tackle crises

    Pope to Deloitte: Business can help tackle crises

    Speaking to consultants of Deloitte Global, Pope Francis notes that business can play a powerful role in tackling crises globally; and he calls on them to be ‘integral consultants’ committed to helping promote the wellbeing of all people. By Deborah Castellano Lubov  Pope Francis says business has the power and experience to help suffering people […]

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  • Called to Love God Completely

    Called to Love God Completely

         In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit! Beloved brothers and sisters in Christ, today the Holy Gospel has taught us a necessary and most important Divine truth, which we must not only know but also implement in our lives. One day, a certain lawyer approached the […]

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  • #EoF2022: Young people share their dreams with Pope Francis

    #EoF2022: Young people share their dreams with Pope Francis

    Pope Francis hears the testimonies of several young economists and entrepreneurs attending the Economy of Francesco in Assisi, on the third and final day of the event. By Francesca Merlo – Assisi, Italy The best way to end the third and final day: Pope Francis’ participation. The young people attending the Economy of Francesco filled […]

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  • Economy of Francesco Covenant: ‘Building an economy of the Gospel’

    Economy of Francesco Covenant: ‘Building an economy of the Gospel’

    Young economists and Pope Francis endorse a Covenant to improve the global economic system to better the lives of all people, as the result of the 3-day Economy of Francesco event in Assisi. By Devin Watkins As the Economy of Francesco entered its final day on Saturday, Pope Francis joined thousands of young people from […]

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  • Pope to Economy of Francesco youth: 'Like St. Francis, economy must embrace the poor'

    Pope to Economy of Francesco youth: 'Like St. Francis, economy must embrace the poor'

    Pope Francis calls on the young people of the Economy of Francesco to work for social, relational and spiritual sustainability, and to recognize the cry of the poor and the cry of the planet. By Christopher Wells “When a young person sees in another young person the same calling, and this experience is repeated with […]

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  • #EOF2022: End of the meetings – beginning of the future

    #EOF2022: End of the meetings – beginning of the future

    Our correspondent in Assisi, Francesca Merlo, offers a concluding look at the three-day Economy of Francesco meeting, which saw over a thousand young economists and entrepreneurs gathered in the central Italian city to draw inspiration from St. Francis. By Francesca Merlo – Assisi, Italy The Economy of Francesco has ended. For the last three days, […]

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  • Ukraine: Courage to end the war and great risk of going further

    Ukraine: Courage to end the war and great risk of going further

    The war in Ukraine appears to have reached at a turning point, as the Kremlin is increasingly cornered and nuclear threats are becoming more real. The options are becoming increasingly narrow: the world can either dare to make peace or choose to worsen the conflict with unimaginable consequences. By Sergio Centofanti The Russian invasion of […]

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  • US Bishops: 'A nuclear war cannot be won and must never be fought'

    US Bishops: 'A nuclear war cannot be won and must never be fought'

    The Bishops of the United States condemn Russian President Vladimir Putin’s latest nuclear threats, and invite Catholics to continue to pray for peace in Ukraine. By Lisa Zengarini As the seven-month war in Ukraine continues to relentlessly escalate, US Bishops have joined in condemning Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recent threats to use nuclear weapons. President […]

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  • Cardinal Czerny: EoF2022 a powerful event and sign of great continuity

    Cardinal Czerny: EoF2022 a powerful event and sign of great continuity

    Summing up the three-day Economy of Francesco event in Assisi, the Prefect of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development says the meeting has given momentum to a new course in human development. By Francesca Merlo & Linda Bordoni The “Economy of Francesco” meeting in Assisi is over and participants are already on the move, […]

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  • The Lord’s Day Reflection: “The rich man and Lazarus”

    The Lord’s Day Reflection: “The rich man and Lazarus”

    As the Church marks the 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Fr. John Luke Gregory, OFM offers his thoughts on the day’s liturgical readings under the theme: “The rich man and Lazarus.” By Fr. John Luke Gregory, OFM* The idea that seriousness means sadness is quite widespread, and that any form of seriousness adds a heavy […]

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  • Changing our model for development before it's too late

    Changing our model for development before it's too late

    Our Editorial Director emphasizes the urgency of Pope Francis’ message to the young economists and entrepreneurs who took part in the Economy of Francesco event in the Italian city of Assisi. By Andrea Tornielli As far back as November 2013, in his exhortation Evangelii gaudium that represents the “road map” of his pontificate, Pope Francis […]

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  • #EOF2022: Giving life to a hub for Far East Asia

    #EOF2022: Giving life to a hub for Far East Asia

    A young economist from Taiwan talks about some of the seeds sown in Assisi during the Economy of Francesco 2022 event. By Francesca Merlo & Linda Bordoni Meeting with like-minded young economists from the Philippines and Malaysia who share the same culture and vision, means we can go home and set up a new hub […]

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  • We Are Born Sober. Help in the Struggle Against Alcoholism. Part 2

    We Are Born Sober. Help in the Struggle Against Alcoholism. Part 2

    We Are Born Sober. Help in the Struggle Against Alcoholism. Part 1Our help to alcoholics and their relatives is organized in three stages. “>Part 1      Help in the Church —Is it possible to help someone get over the sin of alcoholism? What kind of help can the Church provide? —In our classes we tell […]

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  • Pope Francis arrives in Assisi to take part in Economy of Francesco

    Pope Francis arrives in Assisi to take part in Economy of Francesco

    The papal helicopter has taken Pope Francis to Assisi where he is participating in the the final portion of the 3-day Economy of Francesco event, which has seen brilliant young minds gather to work towards solving some of the world’s biggest problems. By Francesca Merlo – Assisi, Italy Pope Francis landed in Assisi on Saturday […]

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  • The Seven Churches Pilgrimage: Basilica of Saint John Lateran

    The Seven Churches Pilgrimage: Basilica of Saint John Lateran

    In this fourth episode of a special seven-part series, we take you on a spiritual journey through the Seven Pilgrim Churches of Rome to learn more about the history, art, architecture, and spiritual wealth of each of these storied places of worship, continuing with the Basilica of St. John Lateran. By Sr. Gini George, SSpS […]

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  • #EOF2022: Evangelical Church present in Assisi to share values of ecumenism

    #EOF2022: Evangelical Church present in Assisi to share values of ecumenism

    As participants in the Economy of Francesco share their views in a spirit of openness, Adrian Pust, a young Evangelical Church representative from Switzerland, describes the importance of the value of ecumenism, without which he says there can be no just and fair global economic structure. By Francesca Merlo – Assisi, Italy It’s not only […]

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  • Chad: Catholic Bishops withdraw from national dialogue.

    Chad: Catholic Bishops withdraw from national dialogue.

    Two weeks after suspending their participation in the national and sovereign dialogue, the Chadian Bishops announced this week their definitive withdrawal. Christian Kombe, SJ and Françoise Niamien – Vatican City The Episcopal Conference of Chad has withdrawn from the transitional authorities’ sovereign national dialogue. In an interview with Vatican News, Bishop Martin Waingue Bani […]

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