In new book, Pope Francis says he consulted a psychoanalyst, speaks about the women in his life - America Magazine

In a new book, Pope Francis reveals that he consulted a Jewish psychoanalyst once a week for six months when he was 42 years old and that it “helped me a lot at a moment in my life…when I needed to clarify things.” He disclosed this very personal ...

Pope: Vatican II liturgical reform 'irreversible,' a source of light - St.Louis Review

Pope Francis gave a blessing at an audience with participants in Italy's National Liturgical Week in Paul VI hall at the Vatican Aug. 24. Giorgio Onorati | EPA. VATICAN CITY — The Catholic Church must continue to work to understand the liturgical ...

Pope heads to Colombia to anoint peace process - Independent

Vatican City, Holy See | AFP | Pope Francis launches an emotionally charged visit next week to Colombia, to call for reconciliation as the country emerges from Latin America's longest civil war in a contested peace process. In his fourth visit to his ...

Pope Francis offers condolences to Harvey victims - New York Post

Pope Francis offered his condolences to the many victims of Tropical Storm Harvey — and said in a statement Thursday that he's praying for them. “Deeply moved by the tragic loss of life and the immense material devastation that this natural ...

As pope is his witness, lawmaker proposes - Hong Kong Standard (press release)

A young Venezuelan lawmaker saw a meeting with the pope as an auspicious time to pop the question, getting down on one knee to propose to his girlfriend while the pontiff looked on. Dario Ramirez was among deputies visiting the Vatican on Sunday when, ...

POPE'S MESSAGE | God wants people to dream big, not listen to cynics - St.Louis Review

Pope Francis greeted pilgrims as he arrived for his weekly audience Aug. 30 in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican. The pope continued a series of talks on Christian hope, encouraging people to ignore “disappointed and unhappy people … those who ...

#HurricaneHarvey: Pope Francis says he is “deeply moved” by the devastating effects - YNaija

Pope Francis Thursday, said he was touched by the “tragic loss of lives” and damage caused by storm Harvey in Texas and Louisiana. “Deeply moved by the tragic loss of life and the immense material devastation that this natural catastrophe has left in ...