Pope to pilgrims in Lourdes for World Day of Poor: 'God hears your prayers'
- November 17, 2019
Pope Francis sends a video-message to participants of a 4-day gathering in Lourdes responding to his call for a ‘Poor Church for the Poor’.Read more
World Day of the Poor – 17 November 2019
- November 16, 2019
The third World Day of the Poor will be marked in the Universal Church on Sunday 17 November 2019. It was established by Pope Francis in his Apostolic Letter, Misericordia et Misera, issued on 20 November 2016 to celebrate the end of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy.Read more
Pope Francis launches "Reinventing the Global Educational Alliance"
- September 15, 2019
Pope Francis launches the Global Educational Alliance initiative to shape the future of humanity by forming mature individuals who can overcome division and care for our common home.Read more
Pope conveys special fondness for Limerick, says Bishop Leahy after lunch with Pontiff
- September 14, 2019
POPE Francis has declared his interest in Limerick once again during what Bishop Brendan Leahy said was one of the most privileged moments of his life – lunch with the Pontiff last week.Read more
First anniversary of Pope Francis' visit to Ireland for WMOF2018
- August 26, 2019
This weekend marks the first anniversary of Pope Francis’ visit to Ireland for the World Meeting of Families 2018.Read more