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Here you’ll find Pope Francis’ teaching on the pastoral care of migrants, refugees and victims of human trafficking. The collection is updated regularly as original texts and subsequent translations become available.

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Here you’ll find Pope Francis’ teaching on the pastoral care of migrants, refugees and victims of human trafficking. The collection is updated regularly as original texts and subsequent translations become available.

There are two ways to use this resource,

  1. search keywords (using the search bar),
  2. or READ the complete Collection online.
  

READ the Pope’s Foreword to the Collection

  

READ the Introduction to the Collection

28 November 2021 | Angelus

POPE FRANCIS ANGELUS

After the Angelus: Dear Brothers and Sisters Yesterday I met members of associations, groups of migrants, and people who share…

27 November 2021 | Greeting

GREETING OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS TO THE ORGANIZERS OF THE INTERCULTURAL FESTIVAL OF GIÀVERA DEL MONTELLO

[…] Questo modo di vedere la realtà delle migrazioni non vuol dire nascondere o ignorare le difficoltà e i problemi….

25 November 2021 | Message

VIDEO MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO PARTICIPANTS IN THE 11th FESTIVAL OF THE SOCIAL DOCTRINE OF THE CHURCH

[…] In the Encyclical Fratelli tutti I recall that “the pandemic enabled us to recognise and appreciate once more all…

20 November 2021 | Address of His Holiness

ADDRESS OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO PARTICIPANTS IN THE FOOTBALL GAME OF THE WORLD ROM ORGANIZATION

Dear Rom friends, Dear brothers and sisters! I welcomed with joy the proposal of the World Rom Organization to play…

19 November 2021 | Address of His Holiness

ADDRESS OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO PARTICIPANTS IN THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE "ERADICATING CHILD LABOR, BUILDING A BETTER FUTURE"

Your Eminence, Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear brothers and sisters! I have the pleasure of welcoming you all, gathered here…

14 November 2021 | Angelus

POPE FRANCIS ANGELUS

After the Angelus: Dear Brothers and Sisters, today we are celebrating the Fifth World Day of the Poor, which began…

12 November 2021 | Address of His Holiness

DAY OF PRAYER AND WITNESS ON THE OCCASION OF WORLD DAY OF THE POOR IN ASSISI ADDRESS OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS

Dear brothers and sisters, good morning! I thank you for accepting my invitation — I was the guest! — to…

11 November 2021 | Address of His Holiness

ADDRESS OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS TO THE PARTICIPANTS IN THE CONFERENCE "ITALIANS IN EUROPE AND THE CHRISTIAN MISSION" PROMOTED BY THE MIGRANTES FOUNDATION OF THE ITALIAN EPISCOPAL CONFERENCE

Cari fratelli e sorelle, vi do il benvenuto e ringrazio il Card. Bassetti per le sue parole di saluto e…

7 November 2021 | Angelus

POPE FRANCIS ANGELUS

After the Angelus: Dear brothers and sisters, I am following with concern the news from the region of the Horn…

1 November 2021 | Angelus

SOLEMNITY OF ALL SAINTS POPE FRANCIS ANGELUS

After the Angelus: Dear brothers and sisters, […] Tomorrow morning, I will go to the French Military Cemetery in Rome:…

31 October 2021 | Angelus

POPE FRANCIS ANGELUS

After the Angelus: Dear brothers and sisters, […] I am also thinking of the population of Haiti who are living…

24 October 2021 | Angelus

POPE FRANCIS ANGELUS

After the Angelus: Dear brothers and sisters, I express my closeness to the thousands of migrants, refugees and others in…

23 October 2021 | Address of His Holiness

ADDRESS OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO PARTICIPANTS IN THE INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION OF THE "CENTESIMUS ANNUS PRO PONTIFICE" FOUNDATION

Dear brothers and sisters, good morning! I am pleased that we can be with one another during your International Convention….

16 October 2021 | Message

VIDEO MESSAGE OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS ON THE OCCASION OF THE FOURTH WORLD MEETING OF POPULAR MOVEMENTS

[…] And speaking of pandemics, we have stopped questioning the scourge of the food crisis. Despite advances in biotechnology, millions…

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