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60 Minutes Scandalizes Pope Francis

I do not watch television, but the report from last night’s 60 Minutes about Pope Francis is online. I found it last night in a Twitter search for tweets about Pope Francis. The tweet is just the beginning of what I saw from 60 Minutes that scandalizes Pope Francis. How Pope Francis is changing and […]

Pope: Meditate on Christ’s passion during Holy Week

Vatican City, Apr 13, 2014 / 05:41 am (CNA).- In his Palm Sunday homily, Pope Francis urged the congregation to consider how their actions and attitudes reflected the various characters in the story of Jesus’ passion and death. “We have heard the (Gospel reading of the) Passion of the Lord. Only, it does us good […]

New Italian Magazine Devoted to Pope Francis

Guest post from Sr. Jeanette Marie, vocations director, the Mercedarian Sisters: Apr. 1, 2014 – CLEVELAND — Just a little over a year ago, on the balcony overlooking St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis stepped out as the newly elected pope. Since then, he has won the hearts of many Catholics, as well as those outside […]

McConnell Lauds Boehner’s Invitation to Pope Francis

Wow. Love this. Maybe this is just the thing! WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell issued the following statement today regarding Speaker Boehner’s invitation to Pope Francis to address a Joint Meeting of Congress: “I commend Speaker Boehner on his invitation of Pope Francis to address a joint meeting of Congress. Through […]