Bible, like cellphone, should be carried always, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Christians should care about reading God's messages in the Bible as much as they care about checking messages on their cellphones, Pope Francis said.

Don't worry how it's spent, always give homeless a handout, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — People who don't give money to the homeless because they think it will be spent on alcohol and not food should ask themselves what guilty pleasures they are secretly spending money on, Pope Francis said.

Bravely tackle hardship knowing God will never let you down, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — When life gets difficult, trust in God and don't worry unnecessarily about tomorrow, Pope Francis said.