The light of Christ
VATICAN CITY (CNS) – With Jesus’ resurrection “love has triumphed, mercy has been victorious,” Pope Francis said in his first Easter message “urbi et orbi” (to the city and the world).
Young adult’s reclamation of faith took great drive
Jessica Amarillo wasn’t looking for a sign, but a dazzling one appeared from out of nowhere, in the form of a flower.
Northshore Seder meal a faith-teaching tool
Father Buddy Noel, parochial vicar at Our Lady of the Lake, showed his love for ecumenism on Palm Sunday, when Rabbi John Nimon of the Northshore Jewish Congregation led a Passover celebration in the cafeteria at the Mandeville church.
Pope Francis and Pope Benedict: ‘We are brothers’
CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy (CNS) – With a warm embrace, a helping hand, shared prayer, a long discussion and lunch together, Pope Francis spent several hours with retired Pope Benedict XVI March 23 at the papal summer villa.
Morning of service to foster family bonding
On April 6, families in the Archdiocese of New Orleans are being encouraged to spend the morning working together in a spirit of service, whether that means staying home to spruce up the yard or helping a neighbor or stranger in need.
Pope: Christ’s passion leads us to joy
VATICAN CITY (CNS) –Pope Francis celebrated his first Palm Sunday Mass as pope March 24, telling an overflow crowd in St. Peter’s Square that Christ’s death on the cross is a source of eternal consolation and joy.