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03/22/2020

Due to Coronavirsus concerns, Pope Francis prays the Angelus via video from his residence. After the message, he went to a window overlooking Saint Peter's Square and gave his blessing.

03/19/2020

Pope Francis called on Catholics to pray the Luminous Mysteries of The Rosary. Italian bishops asked that the faithful place either a white cloth or a candle in their windows and asking Saint Joseph, the protector of the Holy Family, to intercede for families and the end of the Coronavirus outbreak.

03/18/2020

Pope Francis weekly general audience from Vatican City on CatholicTV, on demand; OTT (over-the-top); America's Catholic Television Network.

03/15/2020

Due to Coronavirus concerns, Pope Francis prays the Angelus via video from his residence.

03/11/2020

Pope Francis weekly general audience from Vatican City on CatholicTV, on demand; OTT (over-the-top); America's Catholic Television Network.

03/8/2020

Due to Coronavirsus concerns, Pope Francis prays the Angelus via video from his residence, while people gather in Saint Peter's Square. At the end of the video, he goes to the window and greets the faithful personally.

03/1/2020

From St. Peter’s Square, recitation of the Angelus prayer led by Pope Francis.

02/26/2020

From the Church of Saint Anselm and the Basilica of Santa Sabina, the Penitential Procession, Holy Mass, blessing and imposition of the ashes, presided over by Pope Francis on Ash Wednesday 2020.

 

02/26/2020

Pope Francis weekly general audience from Vatican City on CatholicTV, on demand; OTT (over-the-top); America's Catholic Television Network.

02/23/2020

Pope Francis celebrates Mass on the 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time, from the Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, Bari, Italy.

 

02/23/2020

Pope Francis meets with bishops from 19 Mediterranean countries in Bari, Italy.

02/19/2020

Pope Francis weekly general audience from Vatican City on CatholicTV, on demand; OTT (over-the-top); America's Catholic Television Network.

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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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