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Living Bread

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By Zenit Team Pope Francis at Angelus Speaks of Christ’s Gift of Himself ‘The bread Which I shall Give for the Life of the World is my Flesh’ Angelus Address: On Jesus Christ, ‘The Living Bread Come Down from Heaven’ ‘Unless You Eat the Flesh of the Son of Man and Drink His Blood, You […]

India: Pope Francis Prayers for Victims of Kerala Floods

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By ZENIT Staff Pope Francis on August 19, 2018, prayed with the 20,000 pilgrims gathered for the Angelus in St. Peter’s Square for the many victims of the floods in Kerala, India. As many as 350 are feared dead, with many more missing and thousands trapped by the flood waters. “Over the last days, intense […]

Pope Francis at Angelus Speaks of Christ’s Gift of Himself

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By Jim Fair Pope Francis reflected on the “decisive” verses of John’s gospel (6:51-58) in which the Lord explains that He is the living bread. Jesus speaks in the wake of the miracle of the loaves and fishes, but as remarkable as that was, his words now evoke doubt, questions, confusion. The Holy Father’s remarks […]

Angelus Address: On Jesus Christ, ‘The Living Bread Come Down from Heaven’

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By Virginia Forrester Here is a ZENIT translation of the address Pope Francis gave August 19, 2018, before and after praying the midday Angelus with those gathered in St. Peter’s Square. Vatican Police estimated the crowd at 20,000. * * * Before the Angelus: Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! This Sunday’s evangelical passage (Cf. […]

Wuerl cancels World Meeting of Familes appearance

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Washington D.C., Aug 18, 2018 / 08:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Archbishop of Washington has cancelled his scheduled participation at the Church’s World Meeting of Families, which will be held next week in Dublin, Ireland. The cancellation comes after a week in which Washington’s archbishop, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, has faced heavy criticism for the way […]

After roadblocks, film on abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell releases preview

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Washington D.C., Aug 18, 2018 / 06:04 am (CNA).- The trial of a Philadelphia abortion doctor, whose shoddy clinics and gruesome practices led to his conviction of three counts of murder and one count of involuntary manslaughter, is the subject of a movie due to be released in October. A trailer previews the movie “Gosnell: […]