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Catholic Church Gender Equality: Pope Francis Opens The Doors To Women With Foot-Washing - The Inquisitr;

Catholic Church Gender Equality: Pope Francis Opens The Doors To Women With Foot-Washing - The Inquisitr

The InquisitrCatholic Church Gender Equality: Pope Francis Opens The Doors To Women With Foot-WashingThe InquisitrThe Catholic Church has seen a lot of changes in the last few years. Many of these changes came about due to the persistence of Pope Francis, probably one of the most radical leaders of the Church in decades. The word “radical” might have negative ...and more »

Pope condemns Europe's failure to help migrants in Easter message - Telegraph.co.uk;

Pope condemns Europe's failure to help migrants in Easter message - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukPope condemns Europe's failure to help migrants in Easter messageTelegraph.co.ukPope Francis has condemned Europe's "rejection" of migrants during his traditional Easter Message speech in Rome. “All too often, these brothers and sisters of ours meet along the way with death or, in any event, rejection by those who could offer them ...and more »

Pope Francis Kneels In Front of Refugees to Kiss Their Feet - Sputnik International;

Pope Francis Kneels In Front of Refugees to Kiss Their Feet - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalPope Francis Kneels In Front of Refugees to Kiss Their FeetSputnik InternationalWhile the world tries to recover from the bloody terrorist attacks in Europe, Pope Francis has again demonstrated a sign of love and reconciliation between various religions, media reported. Pope Francis addresses attendees in the opening ceremony to ...and more »

Pope's noble gesture - Deccan Chronicle;

Pope's noble gesture - Deccan Chronicle

Deccan ChroniclePope's noble gestureDeccan ChronicleThe world's safety lies in the central belief that the essential goodness of man must prevail. Pope Francis washed the feet of 11 young asylum seekers and a worker at their reception centre to highlight the need for the international community to ...and more »

The Pope, Muslims and Easter - The Express Tribune;

The Pope, Muslims and Easter - The Express Tribune

The Express TribuneThe Pope, Muslims and EasterThe Express TribunePope Francis kisses the foot of a refugee during the foot-washing ritual at the Castelnuovo di Porto refugees center near Rome, Italy, March 24, 2016. PHOTO: REUTERS. The Christian festival of Easter is being celebrated around the world by most of the ...and more »

The Catholic Church puts one foot forward on the path to including women - Washington Post;

The Catholic Church puts one foot forward on the path to including women - Washington Post

Washington PostThe Catholic Church puts one foot forward on the path to including womenWashington PostIn her 50th Easter season as a nun, Sister Antonia Sanchez participated in something new. For the past 49 years, since she joined the order of Religious Mary Immaculate at age 16, Sanchez has watched priests wash the feet of men on Holy Thursday.and more »

Pope Francis Washes and Kisses Feet of Muslim, Christian and Hindu Refugees - Egyptian Streets;

Pope Francis Washes and Kisses Feet of Muslim, Christian and Hindu Refugees - Egyptian Streets

Egyptian StreetsPope Francis Washes and Kisses Feet of Muslim, Christian and Hindu RefugeesEgyptian StreetsIn this handout picture released by the Vatican Press Office, Pope Francis performs the foot-washing ritual at the Castelnuovo di Porto refugees center near Rome on March 24, 2016. Pope Francis made headlines on Saturday after he washed and kissed the ...and more »

On Good Friday, Pope says Islamist militants profane God's name - Reuters;

On Good Friday, Pope says Islamist militants profane God's name - Reuters

ReutersOn Good Friday, Pope says Islamist militants profane God's nameReutersPope Francis leads the 'Via Crucis' (Way of the Cross) procession, which commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus Christ at the Colosseum in Rome, March 25, 2016. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini. 1/6. left. right. Pope Francis delivers his speech as he leads ...and more »

Pope Francis at the Via Crucis at the Coliseum - Vatican Radio;

Pope Francis at the Via Crucis at the Coliseum - Vatican Radio

Vatican RadioPope Francis at the Via Crucis at the ColiseumVatican RadioPope Francis on Friday evening presided over the Stations of the Cross in the Coliseum. - AFP. 26/03/2016 06:54. SHARE: (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Friday evening presided over the Stations of the Cross in the Coliseum. During his prayer at the end ...and more »

Pope Francis laments Europe's 'anaesthetised conscience' over refugees - The Guardian;

Pope Francis laments Europe's 'anaesthetised conscience' over refugees - The Guardian

The GuardianPope Francis laments Europe's 'anaesthetised conscience' over refugeesThe GuardianPope Francis attends the Via Crucis (Way of the Cross) torchlight procession on Good Friday in front of Rome's Colosseum. Photograph: CP/REX/Shutterstock. Pope Francis. Pope Francis laments Europe's 'anaesthetised conscience' over refugees.and more »

Pope Francis washes the feet of Muslim migrants, says we are 'children of the same God' - Washington Post;

Pope Francis washes the feet of Muslim migrants, says we are 'children of the same God' - Washington Post

Washington PostPope Francis washes the feet of Muslim migrants, says we are 'children of the same God'Washington PostThey came from Mali, Eritrea, Syria and Pakistan. They were Muslim, Hindu, Catholic and Coptic Christians. And one by one, Pope Francis knelt down before these migrants on Holy Thursday and washed their feet. The ritual, performed in a center for ...and more »

Pope Francis Washes Refugees' Feet In Catholic Ritual - Huffington Post;

Pope Francis Washes Refugees' Feet In Catholic Ritual - Huffington Post

Huffington PostPope Francis Washes Refugees' Feet In Catholic RitualHuffington PostThe pope also officially decreed that women — previously barred from the ceremony — would now be included. By Antonia Blumberg. Osservatore Romano / Reuters. Pope Francis kisses the foot of a refugee during the foot washing ritual at the Castelnuovo ...and more »

Pope's Way of the Cross remembers migrants, persecuted Christians - Catholic News Agency;

Pope's Way of the Cross remembers migrants, persecuted Christians - Catholic News Agency

Catholic News AgencyPope's Way of the Cross remembers migrants, persecuted ChristiansCatholic News AgencyPope Francis prays the Way of the Cross at the Colosseum in Rome, March 25, 2016. Credit: Alexey Gotovskiy/CNA. By Ann Schneible. 0. 0. 0. Rome, Italy, Mar 25, 2016 / 05:54 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Following the yearly Good Friday tradition set by his ...and more »

Pope Francis presides over the Way of the Cross from the Colosseum in Rome - Rome Reports;

Pope Francis presides over the Way of the Cross from the Colosseum in Rome - Rome Reports

Rome ReportsPope Francis presides over the Way of the Cross from the Colosseum in RomeRome ReportsThousands of people have accompanied Pope Francis during the Way of the Cross at the Colosseum. This year's meditations, entitled "Passion of Christ,” were written by Cardinal Gualtiero Basseti, the archbishop of Perugia, Italy. At each station ...and more »

Pope Francis presides over Good Friday at Rome's Colosseum - OCRegister;

Pope Francis presides over Good Friday at Rome's Colosseum - OCRegister

OCRegisterPope Francis presides over Good Friday at Rome's ColosseumOCRegisterPope Francis leads the Via Crucis (Way of the Cross) torchlight procession celebrated in front of the Colosseum on Good Friday in Rome on Friday. The evening Via Crucis procession at the ancient amphitheater is a Rome tradition that draws a large crowd ...and more »

Pope Francis laments Europe's 'anaesthetised conscience' over the toll of migrants drowning in the 'insatiable ... - Daily Mail

Pope Francis laments Europe's 'anaesthetised conscience' over the toll of migrants drowning in the 'insatiable ...Daily MailPope Francis has criticised Europe's 'indifferent and anaesthetised conscience' over migrants in a stirring Good Friday address in Rome. 'O Cross of Christ, today we see you in the Mediterranean and Aegean Seas which have become insatiable cemeteries, ...and more »

Pope Hears Tales Of Suffering, Abuse At Colosseum Easter Ritual - NDTV;

Pope Hears Tales Of Suffering, Abuse At Colosseum Easter Ritual - NDTV

NDTVPope Hears Tales Of Suffering, Abuse At Colosseum Easter RitualNDTVPope Francis addresses the crowd at the end of the Via Crucis (Way of the Cross) torchlight procession on Good Friday at the Colosseum, on March 25, 2016 in Rome. (AFP). Rome, Italy: Tens of thousands of faithful bearing candles prayed at an Easter ...and more »

Pope Francis Follows Easter Traditions While Changing Some Of Them - NPR;

Pope Francis Follows Easter Traditions While Changing Some Of Them - NPR

NPRPope Francis Follows Easter Traditions While Changing Some Of ThemNPRAs Catholics and other Christians mark Good Friday, Pope Francis has presided over a procession at the Colosseum in Rome, recreating Jesus' suffering before the crucifixion. He also took part in Good Friday services that you can see here, including a ...and more »

Millennials call pope 'breath of fresh air' - Journal and Courier;

Millennials call pope 'breath of fresh air' - Journal and Courier

Journal and CourierMillennials call pope 'breath of fresh air'Journal and CourierLafayette transplant Matthew Pauly drifted away from the Roman Catholic Church in college but returned to fill a spiritual void and find direction. Pope Francis' papacy, which began in March 2013, later validated the cradle Catholic's decision to ...and more »

Pope Francis Washes Feet Of Refugees - BuzzFeed News;

Pope Francis Washes Feet Of Refugees - BuzzFeed News

BuzzFeed NewsPope Francis Washes Feet Of RefugeesBuzzFeed News"All of us together, Muslims, Hindus, Catholics, Copts, Evangelical [Protestants] brothers and sisters [are] children of the same God." Posted on March 25, 2016, at 1:39 p.m.. Ellie Hall. BuzzFeed News Reporter. Share On facebook Share · Share On vk Share.and more »