Words from Pope Francis

Reflections and Speeches

Evangelii Gaudium – The Joy of the Gospel

Quotes from Evangelii Gaudium On evangelisation… “I am aware that nowadays documents do not arouse the same interest as in the past and that they are quickly forgotten. Nevertheless, I want to emphasise that what I am trying to express here has a programmatic significance and important consequences. I hope that all communities will devote […]

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Lumen Fidei : highlights from Pope Francis’s first encyclical

   Faith is not a light which scatters all our darkness, but a lamp which guides our steps in the night and suffices for the journey. To those who suffer, God does not provide arguments which explain everything; rather, his response is that of an accompanying presence, a history of goodness which touches every story […]

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Coming out of our comfort zones to evangelize – Pope Francis

In a recent reflection addressed to pastoral agents working in the diocese of Rome, Pope Francis urges and encourages those present not to remain secluded in their communities but to reach out for the 99 lost sheep of the Lord’s pastures. The authentic Christian cannot settle in the comfort of his community but must broaden […]

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The Holy Spirit: Source of a life-giving Truth

Pope Francis

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A Pope with the Apron

Fr Martin Cilia mssp

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Homily for Beginning of Petrine Ministry

Pope Francis

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Pope Francis’ First Angelus

Sunday, 17th March

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Pope Francis

‘Journeying, building, professing’

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