Praying that Catholics would understand and act on “the inseparable bond” between love of God and love of neighbor, Pope Francis again appealed for a solution to the crisis in Venezuela.
“The Universal Christ” by Father Richard Rohr is an inviting work of spirituality aiming to guide Christians toward greater faith maturity than a doctrinal treatise.
Continuing his series of talks on the Our Father, the pope reflected on the first verse of the Lord’s Prayer.
Sex, love and marriage all are showing troubling signs of decline, according a recent article in The Atlantic magazine.
Pope Francis offered a checklist for Catholics to keep track of how they measure up to the biblical admonition: “If anyone says, ‘I love God,’ but hates his brother, he is a liar.”
Don’t be afraid of the hurt. Don’t be afraid to stay and fight.
Love is not all hearts and flowers or what is presented in a sappy romantic film, Pope Francis said. “Love is something else. Love is taking responsibility for others.”
Washington Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl has issued a broad and detailed pastoral plan for parishes to implement Pope Francis’ post-synodal apostolic exhortation, “Amoris Laetitia” (“The Joy of Love”).