Tag: Pope Francis

1945: Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by Atomic Bomb

#Hiroshima75   I offer cordial greetings to the organizers and participants in the seventy-fifth solemn anniversary of the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima in 1945, and in a special way to the hibakusha survivors of the original tragedy. I was privileged to be able to come in person to the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki during… Continue Reading 1945: Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by Atomic Bomb

Laudato Si’ Week / Laudato Si’ Year 2021_16th-24th May

www.laudatosiweek.org “LAUDATO SI” We need change; we want change (Pope Francis).   Dear Social Justice Friends You may be aware that 2020 was the 5th anniversary of Laudato Si’, however COVID-19 restrictions minimised broad promotion & engagement with Laudato Si’ Week/Laudato Si’ Year.   The following useful Links are provided to aid you with promoting… Continue Reading Laudato Si’ Week / Laudato Si’ Year 2021_16th-24th May

1st UN International Day of Human Fraternity_4th February 2021

  UN declares 4 February ‘International Day of Human Fraternity’ The UN General Assembly adopts a resolution declaring 4 February as the International Day of Human Fraternity. It comes as the result of Christian-Muslim cooperation to promote peace, harmony and intercultural dialogue in the world. By Vatican News staff writer Fratelli tutti, the recent encyclical… Continue Reading 1st UN International Day of Human Fraternity_4th February 2021

World Day of Social Justice_20th February 2021

United Nations Two people in an extremely impoverished rural area in Brazil. ©J. Ripper/ILO 2020 Theme: “Closing the Inequalities Gap to Achieve Social Justice”   Social justice is an underlying principle for peaceful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations. We uphold the principles of social justice when we promote gender equality, or the rights… Continue Reading World Day of Social Justice_20th February 2021

Laudato Si’ Week 2020_16th-24th May 2020

www.laudatosiweek.org Pope Francis invites you to celebrate Laudato Si’ Week   It’s the fifth anniversary of Laudato Si’   How will you celebrate?   Join Pope Francis and take the next step in your Laudato Si’ journey. Commit to an ambitious action that grows your response to “the cry of the earth and the cry of the poor.” No matter… Continue Reading Laudato Si’ Week 2020_16th-24th May 2020

World Day of Social Justice_20th February 2020

United Nations Two people in an extremely impoverished rural area in Brazil. ©J. Ripper/ILO 2020 Theme: “Closing the Inequalities Gap to Achieve Social Justice”   Social justice is an underlying principle for peaceful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations. We uphold the principles of social justice when we promote gender equality, or the rights… Continue Reading World Day of Social Justice_20th February 2020

Pope Francis’ Universal Prayer Intention for January 2020

  Evangelisation: We pray that Christians, followers of other religions, and all people of goodwill may promote peace and justice in the world. “Let us pray so that Jesus’ disciples, believers and persons of good will may foster together peace and justice in the world.” Pope Francis https://youtu.be/Q_wlGnv0xNE Pope’s January intention: Promotion of World Peace… Continue Reading Pope Francis’ Universal Prayer Intention for January 2020

MESSAGE of the Holy Father Francis for the Celebration of the World Day of Peace_1st January 2019

Good politics is at the service of peace Migrants and refugees: men and women in search of peace Pope Francis  MESSAGE POPE FRANCIS PEACE POLITICS Pope Francis: Good politics is at the service of peace The Holy See Press Office publishes Pope Francis’ Message for the 52nd World Day of Peace By Christopher Wells “Peace… Continue Reading MESSAGE of the Holy Father Francis for the Celebration of the World Day of Peace_1st January 2019

MEDIA RELEASE_LETTER OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO THE PEOPLE OF GOD

  LETTER OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO THE PEOPLE OF GOD “If one member suffers, all suffer together with it” (1 Cor 12:26). These words of Saint Paul forcefully echo in my heart as I acknowledge once more the suffering endured by many minors due to sexual abuse, the abuse of power and the abuse… Continue Reading MEDIA RELEASE_LETTER OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS TO THE PEOPLE OF GOD

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