Episodes

06/12/2019

Pope Francis holds his weekly general audience Wednesday, June 14, 2019 in Saint Peter's Square.

06/9/2019

Pope Francis celebrates Pentecost Sunday Mass in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican.

06/9/2019

Pope Francis prays the Regina Coeli in St. Peter's Square after celebrating Holy Mass on the Feast of Pentecost.

 

06/8/2019

Pope Francis presides at vigil Mass on the eve of Pentecost from Saint Peter's at the Vatican.

06/5/2019

Pope Francis' weekly general audience from Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican.

 

06/2/2019

Pope Francis prays the Regina Coeli prayer for Sunday, June 2 at the Field of Liberty in Blaj, Romania.

06/2/2019

Pope Francis takes part in the celebration of the Divine Liturgy and the beatification of seven martyred bishops of the Eastern-rite Romanian Catholic Church at Blaj's Liberty Field.  The Holy Father delivered the homily and canonized  seven new blesseds Iuliu Hossu, Vasile Aftenie, Ioan Balan, Valeriu Traian Frentiu, Ioan Suciu, Tito Livio Chinezu, and Alexandru Rusu.  

06/1/2019

Pope Francis meets wuth young people and families in the square in front of the Palace of Culture in Iasi, Romania.

06/1/2019

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at Romania's Sumuleu Ciuc shrine, dedicated to the Virgin Mary.

05/31/2019

From Romania: Pope Francis visits New Orthodox Cathedral in Bucharest. Prays the Lord's Prayer (Our Father) with reflection.

05/31/2019

Pope Francis celebrates Catholic online daily Mass celebrated at Saint Joseph Cathedral in Bucharest, Romania on Friday, May 31, the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

05/31/2019

President of Romania Klaus Iohannis welcomes Pope Francis to his country at the Presidential Palace in Bucharest, Romania.

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Pope Francis address at his weekly general audience, Wednesday, May 1, 2019.

Dear Brothers and Sisters: In our continuing catechesis on the “Our Father”, we now consider the penultimate invocation: “Lead us not into temptation”. Here our dialogue with God enters into the drama of the battle between our freedom and the snares of the evil one. It is not easy to accurately capture the exact meaning of the original Greek, but we can certainly say that God does not seek to put temptations in our way. Both tribulation and temptation, moreover, are mysteriously present even in the life of Jesus, and this experience makes him completely our brother. In the desert and in the garden of Gethsemane, Jesus overcomes any temptation to abandon the Father’s will. When we in turn are tempted, we know that we are not alone: for Christ has already taken on himself the weight of our cross, calling us to carry it with him and to entrust ourselves to the Father’s faithful love.

 

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