Pope Francis in Mozambique

Pope Francis celebrates Mass in Maputo, Mozambique Sept. 6, 2019. Credit: Edward Pentin/CNA.

Pray for Your Enemies, Pope Francis Tells Mozambican Catholics

Sep 6, 2019

Jesus calls his followers to a high standard – to forgive their enemies, to pray for those who have hurt them, and to seek reconciliation, Pope Francis said at Mass in Mozambique Friday.

Zimpeto DREAM HIV/AIDS clinic in Maputo, Mozambique. Credit: Vatican Pool Photo.

Pope Francis Commends Mozambican HIV Clinic Community as Good Samaritans

Sep 6, 2019

Visiting the Zimpeto health clinic Friday, Pope Francis told the community that their care for the suffering recalls for him the parable of the Good Samaritan.

Youth perform a dance in the Maxaquene Pavilion in Maputo before the arrival of Pope Francis Sept. 5, 2019. Credit: Vatican Press Pool Photo.

Do Not Let Go of Joy, Pope Francis Urges Youth in Mozambique

Sep 5, 2019

Pope Francis encouraged young people of different faiths in Mozambique Thursday to not give up in the face of their country’s challenges, but to confront them with joy and hope.

Pope Francis greets Filipe Nyusi, the president of Mozambique, in Maputo Sept. 5, 2019. Credit: Vatican Media.

Peace Requires Perseverance, Pope Francis tells Mozambican Authorities

Sep 5, 2019

In his opening speech in Mozambique Thursday, Pope Francis encouraged the country’s authorities to work diligently for peace.