At the annual Assisi conference, Nigerian cardinal discusses current struggles among peoples and youth.
Patriarch Younan notes the best ways of reaching young people — including those in his beleaguered homeland.
Father Lucio Zappatore speaks about a special papal ‘surprise’ among the elderly of Torre Spaccata, Italy.
Cardinal Patrick D’Rozario of Dhaka speaks on Islam-Catholic relations, the possibility of an Asian pope and the Holy Father’s upcoming visit.
As the world faces rampant religious persecution, interview reflects on young Mexican martyr’s exemplary model of sanctity and courage.
Carmelite Father Romano Gambalunga discusses the holiness and wisdom of the new saint.
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The archbishop of New York says young people at WYD are ‘completely going against the caricature’ of culture’s idea of youth and says the Church in Poland ‘can be used as a model for standing up for eternal values.’
Archbishop Joseph Kurtz says World Youth Day reminds the world that ‘the hearts of young people are stirred by the power and grace of Christ.’
In lead-up to World Youth Day, Archbishop of Denver ordains seminarian to diaconate in the ‘Capital of Divine Mercy.’
German author and researcher Michael Hesemann discusses the Vatican’s efforts to bring an end to the killings of Armenian Christians carried out by the Ottoman Empire.
Davide Paloni, four months old, has been a visible presence since day one of the international gathering.
One reporter relates her touching morning among families of the fallen, complete with a ‘sign of the cross.’
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