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A Song of Praise and Love: the "Trium Puerorum"

The ‘Trium Puerorum’ is a hymn of praise to God that the Church recommends praying after Holy Mass. The whole of nature is invited to join in this song, which was first sung by three young Jewish men in the Old Testament.

Fostering Interior Life

"Mary is present in these days of the pandemic"

In his 24 March general audience, Pope Francis continued his catechesis on prayer, speaking about prayer in communion with Mary.

From the Church and the Pope

"Come Holy Spirit, teach me to pray"

Pope Francis continued his catechesis on prayer in his 17 March general audience, speaking about prayer and the Holy Trinity.

From the Church and the Pope

What is Lent?

What is Lent? Where does it come from? Here are some frequently asked questions about Lent to help enter into the meaning of the liturgical season more deeply.

Doctrinal Articles

"Pray in every moment, in every situation"

Pope Francis continued his catechesis on prayer in his 10 February general audience, focusing on the topic of "praying in daily life."

From the Church and the Pope

To Know Him and To Know Yourself (XIII): One doesn't reason; one looks!

Contemplative prayer develops in us a new way of looking at everything that happens around us, sharing in God’s vision of the world.

Fostering Interior Life

"Christ is the Protagonist in the liturgy"

In his 3 February general audience, Pope Francis continued his catechesis on prayer, speaking about the encounter with Christ in the liturgy.

From the Church and the Pope

"The Holy Scriptures are an inexhaustible treasure"

In his 27 January general audience Pope Francis continued his catechesis on prayer, focusing on "praying with Sacred Scripture."

From the Church and the Pope

"Unity is a gift, it is a grace to be requested through prayer"

In his 20 January general audience, Pope Francis spoke about the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, and the need to beseech God humbly for this gift.

From the Church and the Pope

The Prayer of Praise

Pope Francis continued his catechesis on prayer in his 13 January general audience, speaking about the need to imitate Jesus in his praise for God the Father.

From the Church and the Pope