Tag Archives: Catholic Church

24Sep/15

Pope says share the wealth

In an address before a joint meeting of Congress , Pope Francis praised capitalism but urged the American people to use it as a force for good.

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24Sep/15

Young girl sneaks past barricade to meet Pope Francis, urges immigration reform

Five-year old Sophie Cruz, who snuck through barrier to meet Pope Francis says she fears her parents will be deported, and her Congressional representative says Sophie and her family are “not a threat”.

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06Sep/15

Pope appeals for religious institutions to welcome migrant families

Pope Francis calls on every parish, religious community, monastery and sanctuary in Europe to take in one refugee family.

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13Jul/15

Pope discusses Greece, the middle classes, coca leaves and selfies onboard the papal plane

Pope Francis issues a rare mea culpa over his neglect of the problems of the middle classes, speaks about his thoughts on the crisis in Greece and how he feels about selfies as he returns home following his visit to Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay.

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