ROME, 2017/10/10

ROME, 2017/10/10
Pope in Santa Marta: “Rigid souls do not know how to open their hearts like Jesus does”
October 10, 2017. Pope Francis invited Christians to read the story of Jonah to understand what mercy really is.

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Pope Francis approves seven decrees of heroic virtues and two martyrs
Tullio Maruzzo and Luis Obdulio are the two martyrs, and were murdered in Guatemala in 1981.

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Nuncio in Iraq: Iraq has a special place in the pope’s heart
“The pope’s words make Iraqi Christians feel accompanied,” Alberto Ortega assured.

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Pope in Santa Marta: “One who helps others is on the right path to Jesus”
He asks Christians to examine if they are always available to help others, like the Samaritan.

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Pope Francis speaks with the German president about Trump, populism and refugees
October 9, 2017. It was a long 55-minute meeting between the two leaders in the Vatican.

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Pope in the Angelus: “God does not avenge, but loves us, and waits to forgive us”
October 10, 2017. More than 30,000 pilgrims prayed with the Pope from St. Peter’s Square.

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Why Pope Francis asks Christians to pray for dignity of workers in October
He’s warned of unemployment consequences and denounced abuse and exploitation.

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Secret passage that the popes used to escape the Vatican
October 8, 2017. Pope Clement VII fled through these very walls during the looting of Rome in 1527.

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