Archive of May 19, 2018

Francis tells youth to evangelize through the ‘digital world’

May 19, 2018 - 11:27 am .- Sharing the Gospel with people at the peripheries might not even require stepping outside the door, Pope Francis said Saturday, encouraging Christians to evangelize through encounters in the “digital world.”

How US churches are celebrating Mary, Mother of the Church

May 19, 2018 - 06:03 am .- May 21 will mark the memorial of Mary, Mother of the Church, added to the Roman calendar this year by Pope Francis.

St John XXIII's body to go on pilgrimage in his native land

May 19, 2018 - 06:01 am .- St. John XXIII’s mortal remains will spend more than two weeks away from the Vatican on a “peregrination” to the northern Italian towns where he grew up and served as a priest, the Diocese of Bergamo stated.

Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI to be canonized October 14

May 19, 2018 - 04:19 am .- Following a meeting between the Council of Cardinals and Pope Francis Saturday, the Vatican announced that Bl. Pope Paul VI and Bl. Oscar Romero will be canonized together on Oct. 14, 2018.