National / International News

National / International News

Memory and motion: Pope Francis shows Americans who he really is

PHILADELPHIA (CNS) -- Pope Francis speaks often about memory and motion, the importance of remembering where you came from and setting off without fear to share the Gospel.

Pope Francis explains what World Youth Day has to do with Divine Mercy

VATICAN (CNA/EWTN News) -- With World Youth Day coming up next year, Pope Francis has a question for young people: “Do you realize how precious you are to God, who has given you everything out of love?”

Pope urges U.S. Catholics to keep enthusiasm, welcome newcomers

PHILADELPHIA (CNS) -- Pope Francis ended his trip to the United States with a call for Catholics to keep the enthusiasm of the visit, while continuing to welcome newcomers and care for creation.