The Pope receives a puppet of himself

The crowds were rushing beside the Holy Father, Pope Francis during Wednesday’s general audience. Soon his attention was blocked on a puppet. His eyes were dwelling with wonder. He was so amazed to see the puppet which resembled him. He gazed happily at it for a while, ensuring whether it looked like him. The Pontiff […]

Pope Francis writes to a Chilian woman prisoner!

Pope Francis writes to a Chilian woman prisoner!

Nicol, an inmate of Chile’s Coyhaique prison could not believe her eyes! She has received a reply from the Holy Father Pope Francis; indeed a very personal reply. It was brought to her by the local bishop Luis Infanti. The story began a year ago, when she wrote a letter to Pope Francis narrating her […]

Susanna – a tear drop of World Youth Day

Susanna – a tear drop of World Youth Day

Nineteen year old Susanna Rufi was exuberant and elated like every youth who swarmed at Krakow for the World Youth Day. But soon after the world celebration was over, as the Italian girl was on her way back home, she died of meningitis, shocking the world. Susanna died on Monday in Vienna, Austria, on the […]

Muslims join Catholics at the altar remembering Father Hamel

Tue humanity goes beyond religion, extending welcoming hands. The gesture of Muslims in France, who attended Mass to express their solidarity with Catholics, touched the hearts of all. The Muslims were empathizing with the Catholics on the murder of French priest Fr. Jacques Hamel, who was a victim to the Islamic State terrorism. Moved by […]

This seminarian died rescuing a drowning woman!

This seminarian died rescuing a drowning woman!

Brian Bergkamp might have pondered the words of Christ many a times in his life: “Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends” (John 15: 13). The everlasting words of Jesus must be the driving force that inspired this Kansas seminarian to risk his life into saving […]

Pope Francis dislikes identifying Islam with violence

Islamic State militant group and Al Qaeda have garnered a grey shade to the Islam religion, and around the world some people have begun to identify Islam with violence. But, Pope Francis is not someone who thinks so. “I do not believe it is right to identify Islam with violence. This is not right and […]

Next time, WYD for Panama!

Next time, WYD for Panama!

The World Youth Day came to a great finish at Krakow as Pope Francis officially closed the great event of believing youth. The Holy Father also announced that the next WYD will be held at Panama. “I am happy to announce that the next World Youth Day – after the two that will be held […]