Pope Francis Speaks to Young People

Pope: I desire young people to be the protagonists of the Synod

Pope: I desire young people to be the protagonists of the Synod

Pope Francis called young people to take part in the pre-Synodal preparatory meeting by way of social media (Groups of Facebook) At the Angelus on Sunday, Pope Francis called on young people from...

Chile. Pope Francis speaks to priest, consecrated men and women and seminarians

Chile. Pope Francis speaks to priest, consecrated men and women and seminarians

MEETING WITH PRIESTS, CONSECRATED MEN AND WOMEN AND SEMINARIANS ADDRESS OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS Santiago Cathedral  - Tuesday, 16. Januar 2018   Dear Brothers and Sisters, good...

Faith is an adventure, Pope Francis tells Chilean youth

Faith is an adventure, Pope Francis tells Chilean youth

MEETING WITH THE YOUTH National Shrine of Maipú, Santiago. Wednesday, 17 January 2018 ADDRESS OF THE HOLY FATHER Ariel, I too am happy to be with you. Thank you for your words of welcome in the...


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“God believes in young people and entrusts them with responsibilities without hesitation”

“God believes in young people and entrusts them with responsibilities without hesitation”

  A conversation with Cardinal Lorenzo Baldisseri, Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops Eminence, how will the young Christians of the Holy Land and the Middle East be involved in the next...

What could politics and society do for young people?

What could politics and society do for young people?

Toward the #Synod2018  Dear friends, The General Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops, wants to intensify its preparation for the Synod on “Young People, the Faith and Vocational...

Card. Parolin: 2018 year of youth and family for Pope Francis

Card. Parolin: 2018 year of youth and family for Pope Francis

  Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican Secretary of State, speaks to Vatican News about Pope Francis’ upcoming Apostolic Visit to Chile and Peru, the World Meeting of Families, Amoris laetitia, the...


Young Witnesses

Blessed Andrew of Phu Yen - Protomartyr of Vietnam

Blessed Andrew of Phu Yen - Protomartyr of Vietnam

Andrew, from Phu Yen (1624–1644), became a martyr for his faith. Born to a poor mother in the province of Phu Yen, he went on to study with the Jesuits and was baptized when he was sixteen years old....

Santa Teresa de los Andes (1900-1920)

Santa Teresa de los Andes (1900-1920)

Teresa de Los Andes (1900 - 1920) is the first Chilean and the first Discalced Carmelite nun outside Europe to be declared a saint. She was born Juana Fernandez Solar ('Juanita') in Santiago, Chile,...

Blessed Marcel Callo

Blessed Marcel Callo

Marcel Callo was born on December 6, 1921, in Rennes, France, being one of nine children. He was a happy child, who was known to be a leader and a perfectionist. He helped with his household chores...