Pope Francis Speaks to Young People

Pope speaks to young people at Notre Dame College in Bangladesh

Pope speaks to young people at Notre Dame College in Bangladesh

Pope Francis met with young people at Dhaka's Notre Dame College on the final day of his Apostolic Visit to Bangladesh, listening to their testimonies and warmly encouraged them to continue in their...

Whatever your vocation, I urge you: be brave, be generous and, above all, be joyful!

Whatever your vocation, I urge you: be brave, be generous and, above all, be joyful!

HOLY MASS WITH THE YOUTH. Homyly of his Holiness Pope Francis. St Mary’s Cathedral (Yangon) Thursday, 30 November 2017 As my visit to your beautiful country draws to a close, I join you in thanking...

The young are a gift to be cherished and encouraged

  That future is even now in the hands of the nation’s young people.  The young are a gift to be cherished and encouraged, an investment that will yield a rich return if only they are given...


News

Cardinal Baldisseri talks about the pre-synodal meeting of young people next march

Cardinal Baldisseri talks about the pre-synodal meeting of young people next march

Aleteia has made an interview with Cardinal Baldisseri to talk about the Synod of Bishops and the pre-synodal meeting for young people; during the interview Cardinal Baldisseri explains how the young...

Communiqué: Third Meeting of the 14th Ordinary Council of the General Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops

Communiqué: Third Meeting of the 14th Ordinary Council of the General Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops

On 16 and 17 November 2017 the Third Meeting of the 14th Ordinary Council of the General Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops was held, chaired by the Holy Father Francis. The meeting began with an...

Appointments and dates for the 15th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

Appointments and dates for the 15th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

The Holy Father has appointed His Eminence Cardinal Sérgio Da Rocha, archbishop of Brasilia and president of the Episcopal Conference of Brazill, as relator general of the Ordinary General Assembly...


Young Witnesses

Frédéric Ozanam. A Student Who Made a Difference

Frédéric Ozanam. A Student Who Made a Difference

Armed with a passion for learning and his faith, Frédéric Ozanam arrived in Paris in 1831 to study law at the University of the Sorbonne. After becoming discouraged by the poverty he witnessed on...

Young Woman Jade Banks on Becoming a Nun

Young Woman Jade Banks on Becoming a Nun

  My first memory of meeting an actual nun (as opposed to watching The Flying Nun, played by Sally Field, on TV) was when I was nine years old. My mom and I were in the New York City Port...

Roberto Clemente. He was a pioneer in Major League Baseball

Roberto Clemente. He was a pioneer in Major League Baseball

As the 2017 World Series gets underway this week between the Houston Astros and the Los Angeles Dodgers, we present a poignant story of one of pro sports’ great humanitarians, the late Roberto...