Pope's Corner

People around the world are inspired by Pope Francis' words, actions, and commitment to those less fortunate.

POPE FRANCIS RESPONDS WITH COMPASSION

January 18, 2015
Cindy Woodman, Catholic News Service

MANILA, Philippines — The realities of life described by young people, especially the tearful question of a 12-year-old girl about why God allows suffering, led Pope Francis to set aside the text he had prepared for a meeting Jan. 18 with the young people of the Philippines. Certain realities in life can only be seen through eyes cleansed by tears,” the pope said Jan. 19 after listening to Glyzelle Palomar, who used to live on the streets but now has a home thanks to the foundation for street children Pope Francis had visited in Manila Jan. 16.

Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Social Media

Connect with us socially and stay up to date on topics about religious life and Sisters of Bon Secours. More