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Vatican Dossier - Feb 14

 
General Audience

Pope Reminds Christians to Pray in Secret

‘”Jesus doesn’t want hypocrisy’
 
General Audience

Holy Father Cites Example of Saints Cyril and Methodius

‘Evangelizers of the Slavic peoples and Co-Patrons of Europe
 
General Audience

Pope at General Audience on Jesus’ way to Pray (Full Text)

‘We must pray as He taught us to do so.’
 
 
General Audience

General Audience: Pope Continues Teaching on ‘Our Father’

English-Language Summary of Holy Father’s Commentary
 
Catholic Church

Holy Father Approves Decrees Regarding Eight Candidates for Sainthood

Includes Miracle Attributed to John Henry Newman, Heroic Virtues of Cardinal József Mindszenty
 
General Audience

Syria, Lebanon, Middle East: ‘we are a leaven of love in the world’

Greetings to Arabic-Speaking Pilgrims
 
 
Science and Technology

Rome: Pope Receives Microsoft President Brad Smith

Accompanied by the President of the Pontifical Academy for Life, Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia
 
General Audience

Pope Greets English-Speakers at General Audience

‘I address a special thought to young people, the elderly, the sick and newlyweds.’
 
Politics

South Korea: President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference Visits North

Goal to Establish Relationships of Trust
 
 
Development and Populations

Afghanistan: Catholic Missionary Cites Importance of Women to Nation’s Future

‘The most active people are women, who are the bearers of a positive vision of the Country’s future.’
 
Marriage

Ireland: Engaged Couple Receives an Early St. Valentine’s Day Blessing

Organized Yearly by ACCORD, Catholic Marriage Care Service
 
Education and Youth

Pakistan: Church Places Hope in Educating Christian Minority

Interview with Archbishop Joseph Arshad of Islamabad-Rawalpindi, President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Pakistan