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May 25, 2014

Full text: Common Declaration of Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I

Catholic Herald - 4 months 1 week ago
1. Like our venerable predecessors Pope Paul VI and Ecumenical Patriarch Athenagoras who met here in Jerusalem fifty years ago, we too, Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch...

We came to pray with our Pope, says papal Mass volunteer

Catholic News Agency - General - 4 months 1 week ago
Jerusalem, Israel, May 25, 2014 / 12:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A leader of one of the Boy Scout troops manning the entrances to Pope Francis’ Mass in Bethlehem today explained that...

"Every Time We Build Unity, We Confess That Christ Is Truly Risen!"

Whispers in the Loggia - 4 months 1 week ago
ADDRESS OF POPE FRANCISSERVICE WITH THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH BARTHOLOMEW IBASILICA OF THE HOLY SEPULCHREJERUSALEM25 MAY 2014In this Basilica, which all Christians regard with the...

Choir director: singing for the Pope is like welcoming your father

Catholic News Agency - General - 4 months 1 week ago
Jerusalem, Israel, May 25, 2014 / 11:58 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The director of the choir who sang during Pope Francis’ Mass in Bethlehem earlier today expressed that to sing for the...

Choir director: singing for the Pope is like welcoming your father

EWTN - Vatican News - 4 months 1 week ago
Jerusalem, Israel, May 25, 2014 / 12:58 pm (EWTN News).- The director of the choir who sang during Pope Francis' Mass in Bethlehem earlier today expressed that to sing for the...

Pope makes new Christian unity step in meeting with Patriarch

Catholic News Agency - General - 4 months 1 week ago
Jerusalem, Israel, May 25, 2014 / 11:56 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a declaration delivered at the end of a private meeting, Pope Francis and the Ecumenical Patriarch of Costantinople...

Pope makes new Christian unity step in meeting with Patriarch

EWTN - World Catholic News - 4 months 1 week ago
Jerusalem, Israel, May 25, 2014 / 12:56 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In a declaration delivered at the end of a private meeting, Pope Francis and the Ecumenical Patriarch of Costantinople...

Pope speaks out for children during Bethlehem visit

Catholic Herald - 4 months 1 week ago
Celebrating Mass a few steps from the spot traditionally believed to the birthplace of Jesus, Pope Francis said that the way society treats its young reveals its moral character....

Pope Francis speaks at ecumenical celebration in Jerusalem

News.va - 4 months 1 week ago
(Vatican Radio)  Pope Francis lamented the “tragic” divisions between Christians and said our disagreements must not frighten us and paralyse our progress towards unity.  His...

Short 30 for 30 slam dunk that gets the faith angle just right

GetReligion - 4 months 1 week ago
You have to be a pretty intense hoops fan to remember many of the details of the career of Shawn Bradley. Other than, of course, you know what. Take a look at the YouTube at the...

Recent Prisoner Free Exercise Cases

The Religion Clause - 4 months 1 week ago
In  Sutton v. City of Philadelphia, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 70242 (ED PA, May 21, 2014). a Pennsylvania federal district court, while dismissing a Muslim inmate's complaint that he...

Francis at the Bethlehem Security Wall

dotCommonweal - 4 months 1 week ago
When Pope John Paul II prayed at the Western Wall in March, 2000, I was watching on a big screen in the press room at the Jerusalem convention center. Covering the pope's...

Pope invites Israeli and Palestinian leaders to Rome to pray for peace

Catholic Herald - 4 months 1 week ago
Pope Francis invited Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli President Shimon Peres to pray together at the Vatican for peace between their nations. The Pope made the...

Common Declaration signed by Pope Francis and the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

News.va - 4 months 1 week ago
(Vatican Radio)  Pope Francis and the Ecumenical Patriarch, Bartholomew I, on Sunday held private talks in Jerusalem and signed a Common Declaration in which they pledged to...

Francis Visits State of Palestine...

dotCommonweal - 4 months 1 week ago
...and other nearby countries.  The Pope referred to the "State of Palestine" in his meeting with Palestinian President Abbas. In an unexpected and unplanned gesture he stopped...

Your Sunday Sermon Notes

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 4 months 1 week ago
Were there any good points in the sermon you heard for your Sunday Mass of obligation? Please let us know. Share/Bookmark

D. Madison Solemn Mass Eyecandy (new deacon alert!)

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 4 months 1 week ago
Our very own “acardnal”, frequent commentator, assisted today at the Solemn Holy Mass celebrated by the undersigned at Holy Redeemer in downtown Madison.  He took some photos and...

Pope to Palestinian President: Time Has Come to Put an End to This Situation

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 4 months 1 week ago
Pope Francis this morning met with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem, addressing Palestinian authorities and members of the diplomatic corps. “For decades the...

Blogging from the Holy Land: Day Two

OSV Daily Take - 4 months 1 week ago
Author experiences Scripture coming to life in the Holy Land

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