Archive of January 21, 2018

Pope in Peru: 'Be the saints of the 21st century'

Jan 21, 2018 - 04:15 pm .- On his last day in Peru, Pope Francis encouraged Catholics to imitate Jesus, who embraces the poor and suffering, and brings hope.

Don't 'photoshop' your heart – be who you are, Pope tells young Peruvians

Jan 21, 2018 - 11:56 am .- On Sunday Pope Francis told Peruvian youth that Jesus doesn't want disciples who have been “photoshopped” to perfection, but like the great saints of the past, God calls people to follow him with trust and enthusiasm, despite their weaknesses.

The Church needs you, Francis tells contemplative sisters in Peru

Jan 21, 2018 - 08:49 am .- Speaking to contemplative women religious Sunday, Pope Francis said that they aren’t second-class, but a necessary part of the Church, and asked them to continue to pray on behalf of the Church and sinners.

Why this man says abortion isn't just a woman's issue

Jan 21, 2018 - 12:00 am .- A man who lost his own child to abortion believes men have important things to say on the issue, and their voices need to be heard.