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Fear, uncertainty lead to a ‘do-it-yourself’ religion, pope says

VATICAN CITY — Like the ancient Israelites, Christians today also can fall into the temptation of creating their own idols when difficulties and uncertainties...

Biggest danger in life is fear, settling for less, pope says

VATICAN CITY — The worst enemies in a young person’s life aren’t the problems they may face, Pope Francis said. The biggest dangers are being...

Share the journey of hope with immigrants, Pope Franics says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — The same hope that moves people to seek a better life for themselves and their loved ones also moves...

Pope: God weeps with the suffering and offers a future of...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — While the world reels from terrorism, natural disasters and division, God weeps with those who suffer and offers the...

Pope Francis saddened by ‘perfect’ Catholics who scorn others

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — God did not choose perfect people to form his church, but rather sinners who have experienced his love and...

God’s fatherly love is a revolution in religious psychology, pope says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — The mystery of God’s relationship with humankind is revolutionary in that Christians can look to him without fear as...

Christians share hope, not ‘vinegar of bitterness,’ pope says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Christians are called to be “sowers of hope,” consoling and defending the poor and anyone in need, Pope Francis...

A closed heart can’t be surprised by the Resurrection, pope says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Christian faith is a grace and can be perceived only in the hearts of those willing to be surprised...

Make room for kindness, not hopeless ‘mafia’ mentality, pope says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Hope cannot remain hidden within but must break free to overcome vengeful, mafia-like mentalities with mercy and humility, Pope...

World needs those who can bring God’s hope, pope says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Christian hope is built on patiently enduring everything life brings and knowing how to see God’s presence and love...

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