From Pope Francis

  • You are the wealth of this land!

        APOSTOLIC JOURNEY OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS  TO MEXICO  (12-18 FEBRUARY 2016) MEETING WITH YOUNG PEOPLE ADDRESS OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS “José María Morelos y Pavón” Stadium, Morelia Tuesday, 16 February 2016 [Multimedia] Good afternoon to you, young friends of Mexico here today, and to those who are following us on television or listening to us. I want to send a greeting and blessing to all the thousands of young people within the Archdiocese of Guadalajara who are joining us at the Plaza San Juan Pablo II, and to many others; I was told that there are... Read more


  • A Dicastery for the laity: between history and future

    A Dicastery for the laity: between history and future 28th Plenary Assembly Rome, 16-18 June 2016 Press Release From 16 to 18 of June 2016, the Pontifical Council for the Laity will hold its twenty-eighth Plenary Assembly with the theme, ‘A... Read more
  • Recognition of the association Jesus Youth

    On May 20th Bishop Josef Clemens, Secretary of th Pontifical Council for the Laity presented to Jesus Youth a Decree of Recognition as an international association of the faithful. The same decree gave approval to its statutes. Jesus Youth has its... Read more
  • The Church & Sport section in the United States

    From March 30 to April 2, the head of the Church and Sport section participated as invited key lecturer in the first International Director of Sports Ministry Conference organized by SportsLeader, an association that promotes virtue-based mentoring... Read more

Other News

Message from the President

  • Rediscovering the “Gospel of work”

    What is work? What meaning does it have in the lives of men and women? What is its profound value? These are not theoretical questions in any way! They have very practical implications for each one of our lives. They help us to shed light upon our relationship with our daily work; they allow us to... Read more

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  • Sinodo. I coniugi Miano: famiglie sempre più protagoniste

    Da Radio Vaticana Pina De Simone e Franco Miano sono l'unica tra le 18 coppie di sposi presenti ai lavori del Sinodo a parteciparvi in qualità di 'esperti'. Lei insegna Filosofia della Religione alla Pontificia Facoltà Teologica dell'Italia Meridionale, lui, è stato a lungo... Read more


Woman section: topic of the month

  • Poverty often has a woman’s face

    Katarína Hulmanová - born in Slovakia, Central Europe, graduate in programming and theology. She is married, has four children and one grandchild. During the epoch of totalitarism she was involved in Catholic dissent and worked in the field of lay apostolate as a support and guide to small communities in the university environment, helping also with the reproduction of materials for underground Church and education. After the fall of communism in Central Europe she took care of her... Read more

Directory of associations: today we introduce

Teams of Our Lady

OFFICIAL NAME Teams of Our Lady   ACRONYM END (Équipes Notre-Dame)   ESTABLISHED 1947   HISTORY The Teams of Our Lady movement came into being in France at the end of the 1930s through a number of married couples who began to meet... Read more




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