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Pope Francis: Resisting anger takes 'tremendous interior strength,' so ask God for help

Pope Francis delivers his Angelus address on June 26, 2022. / Vatican Media

St. Louis, Mo., Jun 26, 2022 / 08:20 am (CNA).

Pope Francis addressed pilgrims gathered for the 10th World Meeting of Families at his weekly Angelus address.

Full text: Pope Francis’ message to families at the World Meeting of Families 2022

Pope Francis at Mass for the World Meeting of Families 2022 in St. Peter's Square. / Daniel Ibanez/CNA

Vatican City, Jun 25, 2022 / 13:00 pm (CNA).

Pope Francis read a "Missionary Sending of Families" after Mass in St. Peter's Square.

Next World Meeting of Families to be held in 2028

Cardinal Kevin Farrell celebrated Mass for the World Meeting of Families 2022 on June 25, 2022. / Daniel Ibanez/CNA

Vatican City, Jun 25, 2022 / 12:15 pm (CNA).

Cardinal Kevin Farrell made the announcement at the end of Mass for the 10th World Meeting of Families, which will end on June 26.

Pope Francis: Christ frees families from the slavery of selfishness

Pope Francis greets families in St. Peter's Square before Mass for the World Meeting of Families 2022 on June 25, 2022 / Daniel Ibanez/CNA

Vatican City, Jun 25, 2022 / 12:00 pm (CNA).

"How many people lack the greatest freedom of all, which is interior freedom," Pope Francis said at Mass in St. Peter's Square.

Should the Church require a year of marriage prep? Catholic formators weigh in

Michael and Deanna Johnston of Tyler, Texas, hold hands during an interview. / Daniel Ibanez/CNA

Vatican City, Jun 24, 2022 / 15:38 pm (CNA).

The Vatican last week released a document with recommendations for a year-long “marriage catechumenate” to prepare Catholic couples for the sacrament of matrimony.

Pontifical Academy of Life says overturning of Roe v. Wade ‘challenges the world’

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Vatican City, Jun 24, 2022 / 12:54 pm (CNA).

The statement was the first official reaction to the court’s decision issued by an entity linked to the Roman Curia.

Records of Jews who sought Vatican help during Holocaust to go public

Pope Francis receives a facsimile of a 1919 letter by Adolf Hitler for the Vatican archives during an audience with a delegation of Simon Wiesenthal Center at the Vatican, June 22, 2022. / Vatican Media

Denver Newsroom, Jun 23, 2022 / 18:00 pm (CNA).

Relatives of Holocaust survivors and victims can now look through the files of more than 2,700 Jews who sought help through Vatican channels to escape Nazi persecution before and during the Second World War. The archives have gone public on the internet at the request of Pope Francis.

Parents of young mother considered for sainthood share powerful testimony at World Meeting of Families

Servant of God Chiara Corbella Petrillo. Photo Courtesy of Christian Gennari/www.chiaracorbellapetrillo.it / null

Denver Newsroom, Jun 23, 2022 / 16:47 pm (CNA).

Chiara Corbella Petrillo rejected any form of cancer treatment that posed a risk to her unborn son.

Ukrainian family prays for peace at World Meeting of Families

Wolodymyr, Tatiana, Franciszek, Magdalena, and Teresa Korczyński on June 22, 2022. / Daniel Ibanez/CNA

Vatican City, Jun 23, 2022 / 10:42 am (CNA).

A Ukrainian family of 10 is participating in the World Meeting of Families this week.

Cardinal Farrell: St. John the Baptist is a ‘witness to the sacredness of life’

Cardinal Kevin Farrell celebrates Mass in St. Peter's Basilica for the World Meeting of Families 2022 / Daniel Ibanez/CNA

Vatican City, Jun 23, 2022 / 02:30 am (CNA).

The cardinal celebrated Mass for the World Meeting of Families 2022 on the Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist.