The Holy Father blessed the civilly married flight attendants' marriage during a flight from Santiago to Iquique, Chile.
Jesus keeps us connected to faith, Francis said. ‘The day will come when, without realizing it, your heart will beat like Jesus’ heart.’
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White House confirmed live-video appearance on Wednesday.
In the 1800s, during the first 50 years after its founding, All Hallows College sent more than 600 priests to the United States.
Francis celebrates Mass in Chile’s largely indigenous Araucania region, long divided by violent conflict.
Many of the marchers will be students from Catholic universities, who will, in some cases, skip class to march for an end to abortion.
Church held a memorial Mass for protesters killed last month while demonstrating against the presidency of Joseph Kabila.
Father Lawrence Seyer, pastor of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Montecito, deplores the latest loss of life from the floods and mudslides, exacerbated by the recent wildfire.
Jan. 16, 2018 was proclaimed ‘Religious Freedom Day’