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Pope Francis Corner
March 30, 2015
On the solemnity of the Annunciation, inspired by Jesus’s conception into a true human family, Pope Francis renewed the Church’s prayer for the upcoming Ordinary Synod on the Family.
March 23, 2015
Pope Francis reflects on how children can teach adults to be dependent on God, to always remain a child and to smile and cry freely.
March 13, 2015
Grandparents and the elderly have a special vocation of prayer and witness to offer the world, and especially younger generations.
March 10, 2015
Speaking to the Pontifical Academy for Life, Pope Francis encouraged everyone – and especially families – to care tenderly for the elderly and those close to death.
March 6, 2015
Pope Francis focused his weekly catechesis on the family on the topic of grandparents, in which he spoke about society’s neglect of their care.
February 23, 2015
Pope Francis highlighted the unique nature of womanhood by reflecting on equal yet distinct characteristics.
February 19, 2015
Continuing his catechesis on the family, Pope Francis reflects on the importance of the bond between siblings.