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FRIDAY 09 MARCH 2018, IN TERRIS

Pope to Migration Commission: dialogue to end suffering

Francis met the International Catholic Migration Commission

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Vatican’s Clementine Hall
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n prepared remarks to members of the Commission in the Vatican’s Clementine Hall, Pope Francis expressed his thanks to them for their work carried out in the Church’s name to assist migrants and refugees in great need. The multiple projects initiated on five continents, he said represented “exemplary instances of the four verbs – welcome, defend, promote and integrate.” The Pope underlined that “today as in the past, liberating the poor, the oppressed and...
MONDAY 14 AUGUST 2017, IN TERRIS

HOW TO QUARREL ON THE SOCIAL NETWORKS

FABIO BERETTA
HOW TO QUARREL ON THE SOCIAL NETWORKS
If from one hand social networks break down boundaries and distances, connecting every corner of the planet, on the other hand they stimulate web users to a continuous confrontation that very often turns into a genuine conflict. A "war" to which all can participate: men, women, adolescents and adults and also a few elderlies that maybe signed up on Facebook to feel closer to their nephew who is studying or working abroad. Different worlds (cultural, social and religious) collide daily: all it...
TUESDAY 13 JUNE 2017, IN TERRIS

Pope Francis has sent a message to the President of the Latin American and Caribbean Parliament (Parlatino) on the occasion of its 33rd General Assembly.

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Pope Francis has sent a message to the President of the Latin American and Caribbean Parliament (Parlatino) on the occasion of its 33rd General Assembly.
Addressing his letter to Ms. Blanca Alcalá, the Parlatino president, Pope Francis reflects on migration in Latin America and the Caribbean, the theme of the Assembly. He said the initiative “aims to help and make life more dignified for those who, having a homeland, regrettably do not find in their countries adequate conditions of security and subsistence, and are compelled to migrate to other places.” The Holy Father goes on to highlight three words related to migration: reality,...
MONDAY 22 MAY 2017, IN TERRIS

SAINT NICHOLAS FROM DI BARI, A JOURNEY TO UNITE TWO CHURCHES

FABIO BERETTA
SAINT NICHOLAS FROM DI BARI, A JOURNEY TO UNITE TWO CHURCHES
From Puglia to Russia. For the first time, after almost a thousand years, the relics of Saint Nicholas, jealously guarded by the Dominican friars in the Pontifical Basilica of Bari, dating back to the XII century, are translated in Moscow, where they will remain until 28 July 2017. From the crypt, a fragment of 13 centimeters of a left rib that is placed in a reliquary made in Russia, after it has been subjected to a special medical-scientific treatment. The transfer takes place with a...
WEDNESDAY 26 APRIL 2017, IN TERRIS

The video message of the Pope to Ted Vancouver: "In the night of conflicts each of us is a candle lit" - Video

Recalling that also his family "knew the fate of those who remain without anything", the Pontiff underlined that he too could have been "among the discarded today"

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The video message of the Pope to Ted Vancouver:
Pope Francis has broken new ground in the way he communicates his message when the first-ever pre-recorded papal TED Talk went on line. The pontiff called for a “revolution of tenderness,” warning political leaders they will only “end up hurting yourself and those around you if you don’t connect your power with humility and tenderness.” “Tenderness is the path of choice for the strongest, most courageous men and women,” Francis said, speaking in Italian with English...
SUNDAY 28 FEBRUARY 2016, IN TERRIS

Deus mihi dixit

EMANUELA BAMBARA
Deus mihi dixit
There are lives in which the night seems havinng no end, music is just a continuous wail, dreams are nightmares that never leave you, even when you open your eyes, and prayer is not to see longer arise that sun does not heat the heart. Are lives of men and women who raise the cry of Job to the sky (3, 1-23): "Cursed be the day in which I was born, and the night when I was conceived! Because I did not die in the womb of my mother? Why I have not died in the bud? If I had died then, I riposerei...
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