Archive of February 13, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of February 13, 2016

The unscripted message of Pope Francis in Mexico

Feb 13, 2016 - 07:41 pm .- Upon arriving in Mexico the evening of Feb. 12, Pope Francis traveled to the Apostolic Nunciature, where he spent the night– but not without a surprise.

See Pope Francis pray before Our Lady of Guadalupe

Feb 13, 2016 - 05:52 pm .- After Mass at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Pope Francis spent some time in prayer before the image of Our Lady. 

At Guadalupe Mass, Pope highlights Mary's 'yes'

Feb 13, 2016 - 05:48 pm .- Pope Francis’ historic first pilgrimage to the Basilica Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City brought reflections of obedience, surrender, and hope as the Holy Father celebrated Mass on Feb. 13. 

[FULL TEXT] Papal visit to Mexico: Holy Mass in the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Feb 13, 2016 - 03:30 pm .- The full text of Pope Francis' Feb. 13 homily at Mass in the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.

How a shoeshiner-turned-journalist touched the heart of Pope Francis

Feb 13, 2016 - 02:01 pm .- During the Feb. 12 papal flight to Mexico, Pope Francis received an unprecedented gesture of affection from a Mexican journalist: a shoe shining, accompanied by a story from the journalist’s youth.

Pope Francis to Mexican bishops: follow example of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Feb 13, 2016 - 11:26 am .- Pope Francis met with the bishops of Mexico on Saturday at the Metropolitan Cathedral of the Assumption of Mary, where he highlighted the intercessory power of Our Lady of Guadalupe and encouraged the country’s clergy to overcome their challenges through perseverance and unity.

[FULL TEXT] Papal visit to Mexico: Meeting with the Bishops of Mexico

Feb 13, 2016 - 10:00 am .- The full text of Pope Francis' Feb. 13 address to the bishops of Mexico.

Pope to Mexican leaders: Remember your young people

Feb 13, 2016 - 09:46 am .- Pope Francis marked his first full day in Mexico by urging the nation's leaders and diplomats to protect the future of the nation's young people.

[FULL TEXT] Papal visit to Mexico: Meeting with authorities, representatives of civil society and the diplomatic corps

Feb 13, 2016 - 08:45 am .- The full text of Pope Francis' Feb. 13 address to authorities, representatives of civil society and the diplomatic corps in Mexico City.

Pope Francis has a new book for kids

Feb 13, 2016 - 07:03 am .- Already in his brief, three-year pontificate Pope Francis has a track record of papal firsts, but in March he will add yet another to his list: authoring a children's book.

Twitter is preparing for the Pope's visit to Mexico

Feb 13, 2016 - 02:09 am .- The social network Twitter is prepared for Pope Francis’ historic trip to Mexico, with special emojis emblematic of each city the pontiff will visit.