Year of Mercy
Thousands of teenagers visited the Vatican for the Jubilee for teenagers
Cardinal Nichols noted that there had been a significant increase in Catholics receiving the sacrament in the last six months
Francis says it would be ‘beautiful’ if every diocese opened a hospital, care home or treatment centre as a memorial to the year
‘No matter how far the hate of human beings can go, the love of God always has been, and will be, greater,’ says papal preacher
The Pope quoted from Julian’s vision in which Jesus told her ‘if I might suffer more, I would suffer more’
Could the Kasper proposal, decisively rejected by the synod fathers, really be in the papal text?
Pope Francis addressed thousands in St Peter’s Square on Saturday