The past should be source of inspiration, not the destination, pope says

Wanting to go back to the way things were in the past is not Christian, Pope Francis said.


Jesus invites people to hear him, know him, follow him, pope says

Christians must listen to God's word, go where Christ goes, seek those who are lost and reach out to their neighbors, Pope Francis said.

Pope, Council of Cardinals meet, discuss war in Ukraine

Pope Francis and his international Council of Cardinals met in-person at the Vatican April 25, discussing the war in Ukraine, the Vatican press office said.


Hope and joy reawaken when old and young come together, pope says

If young people recognize all that they have received with gratitude and older people take the initiative of relaunching hope in young people for their future, then nothing can stop the flourishing of God's blessings among people, Pope Francis said.