Archive for April 24, 2022

Original painting of the Divine Mercy, by Eugeniusz Kazimirowski in 1934. Wikimedia Commons 4.0.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

The original Image of Divine Mercy: It's not where you might think

Among Catholic devotions, the Divine Mercy message is well-known: the iconic image of Christ, with rays of red and white... Read more

The tomb of St. Faustina Kowalska (1905-1938) in Łagiewniki, Poland.?w=200&h=150

By Alejandro Bermudez

7 things you need to know about St. Faustina and her vision of Hell

While Catholics around the world are familiar with St. Faustina Kowalska and her connection to Divine Mercy, many may not... Read more

Pope Francis at the Divine Mercy Sunday Mass at St. Peter's Basilica on April 24, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

Divine Mercy Sunday 2022: Pope Francis preaches on the peace that God's mercy brings

Pope Francis explained three ways that God's mercy should bring about peace in the lives of Christians. Read more

Pope Francis gives his Regina Caeli reflections on Divine Mercy Sunday, April 24, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Shannon Mullen

Pope Francis: 'The Lord is not looking for perfect Christians'

Jesus’ merciful words to a doubting St. Thomas reminds us that the Lord does not expect us to be “perfect... Read more

The aftermath of the Russian occupation of Bucha, Ukraine.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Marking two months of war, Pope Francis says 'the attack must be stopped'

Pope Francis on Sunday renewed his call for a truce in Ukraine, saying "the attack must be stopped." Read more