From Pope Francis

  • “Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy” (Mt 5:7)

    Message of Pope Francis for the 31st World Youth Day 2016 “Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy” (Mt 5:7) Dear Young People, We have come to the last stretch of our pilgrimage to Krakow, the place where we will celebrate the 31st World Youth Day next year in the month of July. We are being guided on this long and challenging path by Jesus’ words taken from the Sermon on the Mount. We began this journey in 2014 by meditating together on the first Beatitude: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven” (Mt 5:3). The theme for 2015 was: “Blessed are... Read more


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Message from the President

  • An important lesson to be learned from St Augustine...

    There is a very striking image of the Church as a “field hospital” which is often used by Pope Francis. This describes very well the gravity of the situation of marriage and the family in today’s world as well as the urgent nature of the mission of the Church in this area that is crucial for the... 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

  • Looking at Europe today, from a woman’s point of view

    Christiana von Habsburg-Löthringen Born of German father and Italian mother, married for nearly 50 years, has 3 Children and 10 grandchildren. With her husband is a member of the Regnum Christi Movement; she is a member of the Pontifical Council for the Laity and has been very involved for the past 20 years in the education of women. Christiana currently lives in Hungary where she assists her husband in his commitment as Ambassador for the Sovereign Order of Malta, especially in their work for... 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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