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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.

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9 May 2019 | Meeting

MEETING OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS WITH THE PARTICIPANTS IN THE CONFERENCE OF THE DIOCESE OF ROME

Pope Francis: The second trait needed – the first is humility: to listen, you must lower yourself – the second…

| Address of His Holiness, Meeting

PRAYER MEETING WITH ROMA AND SINTI PEOPLE, WORDS OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS

[…] Go forth with dignity, with work…. And when difficulties arise, look on high and you will find that there…

8 May 2019 | General Audience

POPE FRANCIS: GENERAL AUDIENCE

[…] North Macedonia has been an independent country since 1991. The Holy See has sought to support its journey from…

6 May 2019 | Address of His Holiness, Apostolic Journey, Meeting

APOSTOLIC JOURNEY OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO BULGARIA AND NORTH MACEDONIA [5-7 MAY 2019], MEETING WITH THE CATHOLIC COMMUNITY, ADDRESS OF HIS HOLINESS

I would like to share with you an experience I had a few hours ago. This morning I visited the…

| Apostolic Journey

APOSTOLIC JOURNEY OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO BULGARIA AND NORTH MACEDONIA [5-7 MAY 2019], REMARKS OF THE HOLY FATHER

Thank you very much for your welcome. Thank you to the children, for their very beautiful song. They bring joy…

5 May 2019 | Address of His Holiness, Apostolic Journey, Meeting

APOSTOLIC JOURNEY OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO BULGARIA AND NORTH MACEDONIA [5-7 MAY 2019], MEETING WITH THE AUTHORITIES, WITH CIVIL SOCIETY AND THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS, ADDRESS OF HIS HOLINESS

Now, at this particular moment of history, thirty years after the end of the totalitarian regime that imprisoned its liberty…

21 April 2019 | Urbi et Orbi

URBI ET ORBI MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS, EASTER 2019

Christ is alive and he remains with us. Risen, he shows us the light of his face, and he does…

19 April 2019 | Message

WAY OF THE CROSS AT THE COLOSSEUM, PRAYER OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS

Lord Jesus, help us to see in Your Cross all the crosses of the world: the cross of those who…

GOOD FRIDAY, THE PASSION OF THE LORD, THE WAY OF THE CROSS, LED BY HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS

Second Station Jesus takes up his Cross “If any man would come after me, let him deny himself and take…

11 April 2019 | Address of His Holiness

SPIRITUAL RETREAT FOR CIVIL AND ECCLESIASTICAL AUTHORITIES OF SOUTH SUDAN ADDRESS OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS

My thoughts turn first to all those who have lost their loved ones and their homes, to families that were…

| Address of His Holiness

ADDRESS OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO PARTICIPANTS AT THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Dear brothers and sisters, good morning! Thank you for inviting me to meet with you at the end of your…

6 April 2019 | Speeches

DIALOGUE BETWEEN HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS AND THE STUDENTS, TEACHERS AND PARENTS OF COLLEGIO SAN CARLO OF MILAN

[…][Silvia Perucca, teacher] Good morning Holy Father. My name is Silvia and for the past 13 years, I have been…

8 March 2019 | Address of His Holiness

ADDRESS OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO PARTICIPANTS AT THE CONFERENCE ON "RELIGIONS AND THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (SDGS): LISTENING TO THE CRY OF THE EARTH AND OF THE POOR"

[…] I greet all of you gathered for this International Conference on Religions and the Sustainable Development Goals. Sustainability and…

15 February 2019 | Homily

CELEBRATION OF THE HOLY MASS FOR PARTICIPANTS IN THE "FREE OF FEAR" MEETING, HOMILY OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS

[…] Faced with the wickedness and ugliness of our time, we too, like the people of Israel, are tempted to…

8 February 2019 | Speeches

SPEECH OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS TO THE MISSIONARIES OF AFRICA (WHITE FATHERS) E TO THE MISSIONARY SISTERS OF OUR LADY OF AFRICA (WHITE SISTERS)

[…] The Holy Spirit make you bridges builders among men. Where the Lord has sent you, you can help grow…

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