Do good from a spirit of service, not from a desire for personal glory, Pope Francis said on Sunday.
The pope outlined a three-step process for personal renewal.
Pope Francis said that recognizing one’s own frailty allows for the possibility to discover that true strength comes from placing all one’s hope in the Lord.
Division and exclusion come from Satan, Pope Francis warned.
“Do you want to be first? Serve. This is the way,” the pope said.
Pope Francis has said that silent prayer with the Gospel is the “secret to spiritual health.”
Complaining and blaming others is a waste of time; the way to defeat evil is to conquer it first within our own hearts, Pope Francis said.
Pope Francis encouraged Catholics to not water down the teaching that the Eucharist is Jesus’ Body and Blood.
‘God became man for me, for you, for all of us, to enter into our lives,’ the pope said.
The pope said that Catholics were called to leave behind self-interest.
“It would be good to ask ourselves every day: ‘What do I bring to Jesus today?’” Pope Francis said.
Pope Francis will lead the Angelus from his hospital room on Sunday as he recovers from intestinal surgery, the Vatican said.
Pope Francis challenged people on Sunday to “let Jesus look at and heal” their hearts.
In his Angelus message this Sunday, Pope Francis offered a reminder that the Lord wants us to seek his presence in the trials and storms of life.
Pope Francis has expressed concerns about the humanitarian crisis occasioned by the ongoing unrest in Ethiopia’s Tigray region.
God asks us to trust that his love is always at work through our good deeds, even if we do not see the results we had hoped for, Pope Francis said on Sunday.
Pope Francis expressed sorrow on Sunday at the discovery of Indigenous children’s graves at a Church-run residential school in Canada.
At the Angelus, Pope Francis prayed for Indonesian Catholics injured in a bombing as they left a Palm Sunday Mass.
Pope Francis will speak to a live audience once again as his weekly Angelus address moves back to St. Peter’s Square on Sunday after a seven-week absence.