VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Obedience to God's commandments must be the response to his limitless love, but it is not a condition for his love and for the salvation he offers through Jesus, Pope Francis said.
WASHINGTON (CNS) --Those uninterested in the news coverage of Pope Francis' U.S. visit might have ditched the front page and turned to other sections of the newspaper for a break.
NEW YORK CITY (CNA/EWTN News) -- Students and community members in East Harlem were moved, sometimes to tears, by Pope Francis’ words and example during his visit to the New York neighborhood.
PHILADELPHIA (CNS) -- Riad Sargi and his family are glad to know that Pope Francis has not forgotten the suffering of the people of Syria.
WASHINGTON -- Even for a bustling metropolis like Washington, D.C., used to massing vast throngs at innumerable city-wide gatherings, this was unique. In the past the U.S. capital had welcomed victorious new presidents, beribboned military heroes, and record-shattering athletes. But at this spectacle the crowd focused on a humble Franciscan friar, Junípero Serra, who had simply answered God’s call to preach the Gospel.