Pope Francis

July 12, 2013

Fast and Furious Francis

There’s a new sheriff in the Vatican City State. With the swiftness and surety rarely seen in the Eternal City, Pope Francis sent a loud and
July 22, 2013

Rio or Bust!

(We’re excited to have direct coverage of World Youth Day 2013.  Please welcome the first post from our correspondant, Kristin, and stay tuned for more. -Ed.) 
July 26, 2013

Guavas, Rain and Samba- oh my!

Hello fellow pilgrims! I’m sorry it has been so long since my last message. The Internet access is very unpredictable here in Rio. Since my last
July 26, 2013

Conservative Catholics, Does Pope Francis Make You Grumpy?

In a recent interview with John Allen (which is worth reading in full), Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia remarked that those on the “right wing” of
July 30, 2013

Swim Against the Current!

CatholicNewsService has a great new video wrap-up from World Youth Day 2013. As Bishop James Conley (Lincoln, NE) says, “It seems as if God gives us
July 30, 2013

WYD 2016: A Pilgrim’s Primer to the City of John Paul II (Part One)

Who’s ready for WYD 2016? Rio de Janeiro is still rocking from Pope Francis’ explosive visit, but some are already looking ahead to the next installment
July 30, 2013

3.2 Million Young Catholics Changing the World!

Young Catholics are taking over the world… and that just can’t be censored. The mainstream media can try to bury the fact that the Catholic Church