Love

Thumbnail pope francis meets with students in paul vi audience hall on may 31 2014 credit daniel ibez cna 2 cna 5 31 14 Christian life is not navel-gazing – it's self-giving, Pope says

During his homily at daily Mass on Thursday Pope Francis focused on authentic Christian love, stressing that it’s not selfish, but freely and...

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Thumbnail couple credit mnstudio via wwwshutterstockcom cna 8 17 15 3 Dating has died at college - but this campaign hopes to revive it

On a day marked by flowers, chocolate and romantic greeting cards, the Love and Fidelity Network is trying to bring back authentic relationships,...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on june 4 2014 credit daniel ibez cna 3 cna 6 4 14 God's immeasurable love transforms lives, Pope Francis says in Angelus

Pope Francis stressed the limitless nature of God’s love that transforms the heart and life of every Christian in his Sunday Angelus today. “One...

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Thumbnail pope francis with a group of disabled children led by unitalsi lazio in santa martha on may 29 2015 credit losservatore romano cna God's love is the 'beating heart' of the Church, Pope Francis says

Pope Francis marked the 10th anniversary of Benedict XVI’s encyclical “Deus Caritas Est” by telling participants in a conference commemorating the...

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“It is the Lord!” This was the cry of St. John when he saw Jesus standing on the shore at the Sea of Tiberius in the days after the...

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The famed Jungian writer Robert Johnson makes this observation about falling in love: “To fall in love is to project the most noble and infinitely...

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On Saturday Pope Francis said that love is more than just saying nice words and doing things – it means forgetting oneself and serving others, just...

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Back in the 1880s, the anthropologist Franz Boas noted that Canada’s Eskimos had more than 50 words for snow. There’s one word for a gentle...

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Thumbnail fema urban search and rescue teams work to clear rubble and search for survivors at the world trade center site on sept 17 2001 credit andrea booher fema news photo cna 9 10 14 Love of God linked to love of man, archbishop says on 9/11

The 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks against the United States is a chance to mourn and honor those who died, as well as to...

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In my last column I spoke about the many ways our ancient ancestors spoke of love. We use that one little word to describe all our affections....

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims during his general audience jan 13 2016 credit daniel ibaez cna Make a daily commitment to spreading God’s mercy, Pope Francis says

On Saturday Pope Francis held his second Saturday general audience of the Jubilee, encouraging pilgrims to make a daily commitment to spreading...

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Thumbnail pope francis visits the brazilian community of varginha july 25 2013 credit gustavo kelly via jmj rio 2013 flickr  cc by nc sa 20 cna 1 Pope Francis: God's image is revealed in the face of our brothers

The message Pope Francis sent during his Sunday Angelus address was that love of God and neighbor are inseparably united, and that we see God’s...

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Thumbnail pope francis meets with students in paul vi audience hall on may 31 2014 credit daniel ibez cna 4 cna 5 31 14 Pope Francis: Love doesn't care if you're ugly or beautiful

In his daily homily on Tuesday Pope Francis spoke about the love of Jesus for his Church, noting how in the Gospel he prayed for his disciples,...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets children during his general audience june 25 2014 credit daniel ibez cna cna Pope Francis: Love of God is both generous, active

Pope Francis focused his daily homily for the Feast of the Sacred Heart on the nature of love between God and his people. “There are two aspects...

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Thumbnail pope francis venerates the cross on good friday 2015 credit losservatore romano cna Pope Francis: when you say 'love,' do you really know what it means?

Love was the center of Pope Francis’ second daily homily after taking a break for Christmas - he said the word has become so casual that we no...

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Thumbnail pope francis meets with students in paul vi audience hall on may 31 2014 credit daniel ibez cna 4 cna 5 31 14 3 Pope: Missing something in your spiritual life? It's probably love

In his daily homily Pope Francis said that God’s love is always expressed in tenderness, and cautioned that if we haven’t experienced this, then...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims during his march 12 jubilee general audience credit alexeygotovskiy cna The Good Samaritan isn't just a parable, it's a way of life, Pope says

Vatican City, Jul 10, 2016 / 05:56 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Sunday Pope Francis said the parable of the Good Samaritan isn’t just a nice passage to...

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On the fourth anniversary of his election, Pope Francis tweeted “May the Holy Spirit lead us on a true journey of conversion, so that we can...

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