Reading 1IS 49:14-15Zion said, "The LORD has forsaken me;my LORD has forgotten me."Can a mother forget her infant,be without tenderness for the child of her womb?Even should she forget,I will never..
VATICAN CITY — As he reviewed his recent trip to the Philippines, Pope Francis reiterated his call to the Filipino youth to continue serving others, especially the poor. “I wanted to offer..
ROME, Italy – Economic injustice, not traditional large families, is the real cause of poverty, Pope Francis said as he clarified his earlier figure of speech that Catholics should not breed..
MANILA – If you were one of the parents who struggled to get a papal blessing for their babies, children while the Holy Father was in the Philippines, then Pope Francis wants to give you a pat on..
DAGUPAN CITY — The head of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP), Archbishop Socrates B. Villegas, was all “gracias” to the Argentine pontiff on behalf of the Filipino..
VILLAMOR AIR BASE, Pasay City, Jan. 19, 2015—The Apostolic Nuncio to the Philippines said the Holy Father and the authorities in the Vatican have received the widest collaboration and “best..
MANILA, Philippines A father and son with a 'Hasta La Vista Papa' placard joins the crowd as they wait for Pope Francis' motorcade to leave the Apostolic Nunciature in Manila to Villamor Airbase, on..
MANILA - It was one of the biggest religious celebrations the Philippines has ever seen. As the visit of Pope Francis to the country drew to a close, he led one final mass in Manila at the..
Below is the full text of Pope Francis' homily during his mass before millions of Filipinos at the Quirino Grandstand.“A child is born to us, a son is given us ” (Is 9:5). It is a special joy..
11:07 AM: Pope Francis thanks Rikki Macolor, the Yolanda relief volunteer - The pontiff asks Rikki, who has done a lot of work for Yolanda survivors, if he also allows himself to receive...