Pope hits out at financial speculators - News24

Genoa - Pope Francis earned a rapturous reception on a visit to a struggling steel factory in northern Italy on Saturday as he denounced financial speculators and demanded dignity for working people. "Without work for all there will not be dignity for ...

Pope Francis compares financial speculators to mercenaries - RT

The ever popular Pope Francis was applauded at a steel factory in Italy as he lashed out at financial speculators and called for working people's dignity to be restored. “The progressive transformation of the entrepreneur into a speculator is an ...

Pope visits factory workers, highlights the dignity of work - Daily Mail

GENOA, Italy (AP) - Pope Francis highlighted the struggles that workers face in a globalized economy with a visit Saturday to a troubled steel factory in Genoa, where he stressed how jobs give people a sense of human dignity and denounced those who ...

Pope Francis: Jesus intercedes for us – every day, every moment - Patheos (blog)

Genoa, Italy, May 27, 2017 / 09:54 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis celebrated Mass for the feast of the Ascension in Genoa Saturday, telling faithful that Jesus never leaves us alone and is constantly praying and interceding for us to the Father ...

Pope Francis undertakes intense 1-day apostolic visit to Genoa - Vatican Radio

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis made an intense, 1-day visit to Genoa on Saturday. With a departure at 7AM, the schedule of the visit to the northern Italian port city on the Ligurian coast included six major appointments: • A meeting with the “world of ...

The power of Christians lies in prayer and preaching – Pope in Genoa - Vatican Radio

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis wrapped up an intense 1-day apostolic visit to the Italian port city of Genoa with the celebration of Mass. To the faithful present for the open-air ceremony in Genoa's Kennedy Square, the Pope said Christians must never ...

Vugt: Pope Francis' Easter message: 'Help those in need' - Sun.Star

HELPING those in need is “the foundation of our existence” as a Catholic Church, Pope Francis told the crowds gathered in St Peter's Square on Easter Sunday. Jesus is the risen shepherd who takes upon his shoulders “our brothers and sisters crushed by ...

Pope Francis visits Genoa's Giannina Gaslini Pediatric Hospital - Vatican Radio

“Faith works primarily through charity and without it, it is dead. So I encourage you to carry out your delicate work motivated by charity", said Pope Francis to the staff members of “Giannini Gaslini” Pediatric Hospital during his day long visit to ...

Pope: More Christian martyrs today than in ancient times - USA TODAY

GENOA, Italy — Pope Francis prayed Saturday for the Coptic Christians killed a day earlier in Egypt by Islamic extremists, saying that there are more Christian martyrs today than in ancient times. During a meeting with clergy in the Italian port city ...

Pope in Genoa challenges the 'worldliness' of Catholic life - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Pope Francis is cheered by workers at the ILVA steel-making company in Genoa, Italy, Saturday, May 27, 2017. Pope Francis has begun a one-day visit to the northern Italian port city of Genoa to meet with workers, poor and homeless people, refugees and ...

While you were sleeping: Palestinian hunger strike ends as Ramadan starts, Pope recognizes Coptic martyrs - Montreal Gazette

This handout picture released by the Vatican press office shows Pope Francis during meeting with bishops, priests and nuns at the Cathedral of San Lorenzo as part of a one-day visit in Genoa, on May 27, 2017. HO / AFP/Getty Images. Share Adjust Comment ...

In Genoa, Pope challenges workers, religious and youth - Catholic News Agency

Pope Francis leaves the Cathedral of St. Lawrence in Genoa May 27, 2017. Credit: Angela Ambrogetti/CNA. by Elise Harris. 0. 0. 0. Vatican City, May 27, 2017 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Saturday Pope Francis paid a visit to the Italian diocese of ...

Pope to Genovese clergy: creative fidelity key to mission - Vatican Radio

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis met with the bishops, priests, religious and seminarians of the Archdiocese of Genoa and the whole region of Liguria on Saturday, during the course of a one-day pastoral visit. The questions from clergy and religious came ...

Syria army and allied militia press IS, rebels in offensive - WHIO

Syrian government-controlled media and a war monitor say Syrian troops and allied militia have pushed back Islamic State group militants and rebel fighters in a wide offensive in the country's southern desert. The government advances reported Saturday ...

Pope Francis in Genoa: prayers for slain Copts - Vatican Radio

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis led prayers Saturday for the victims of an Islamic terror attack on a busload of Coptic Christian pilgrims. During the course of a meeting with clergy and religious of the Archdiocese of Genoa on Saturday morning, the Holy ...

Pope Francis in Genoa: Work essential to human flourishing - Vatican Radio

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis began an intense day-long pastoral visit to Genoa on Saturday morning, with a meeting with workers, management, industrialists, union leaders and representatives of unemployed persons at the ILVA steel works in the city.

Francis calls Don Orione Sisters to be 'missionaries without borders' - Malaysian Christian News

Addressing the Little Missionary Sisters of Charity on Friday, Pope Francis spoke to them about their charism for evangelization, especially to the poor, encouraging them to be joyful in their mission.