11.30
Pope Francis Visits Besieged Mosque in Central African Republic

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Pope Francis visits mosque in CAR

It’s clear that Pope Francis is not afraid to die. Yesterday, he visited a war zone, a mosque under siege from Christian militias in Bangui, the capital of Central African Republic, delivering a message of brotherhood and peace. Read more in The Guardian here: Pope Francis Visits Besieged Mosque in Central African Republic. More after the jump:

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7.11
TCC Films: Dancing in Jaffa

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Dancing in Jaffa

We recommend Dancing in Jaffe, a film about the ballroom dance class Pierre Dulaine teaches to Palestinian and Jewish children living together, yet apart, in Israel. Read Melissa Musick’s review and watch the trailer after the jump. Discovered something new or noteworthy on The Catalogue? Please support us.

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5.27
Misc: Pope Francis to Meet Sex Abuse Victims & Photos from His Pilgrimage

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Pope Francis kisses a Holocaust survivor's hand

“When a priest commits abuse, he betrays the Lord’s body.”

In the photo above Pope Francis kisses a Holocaust survivor’s hand in Jerusalem. On his way back from his trip to the Holy Land, a visibly tired Pope Francis gave an interview on the plane. Read the entire text of his remarks from Vatican Insider here: Pope Francis to Meet Sex Abuse Victims. Photos from his pilgrimage after the jump:

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5.22
TCC Radio: Pope Francis’ Historic Trip to the Holy Land to Heal Divisions

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Pope Francis This weekend Pope Francis will travel to The Holy Land. It will be a trip of firsts. The Bishop of Rome is seeking unity between Christians, peace between Christians, Muslims and Jews, and an end to violence against Christians in the region. Deo Gratias. Listen to the story on NPR here: The 1,000 Year Old Schism That Pope Francis Seeks to Heal. More here: Pope Francis to Travel to the Holy Land with Rabbi and Muslim Leader 

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5.19
Misc: Pope Francis to be Joined by Rabbi and Muslim Leader on Middle East Trip

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Pope Francis celebrates Hanukka

Pope Francis’ friends, a Rabbi and a Muslim leader from his days in Argentina, will join him on his upcoming trip to the Holy Land. The historic move is intended to show the normality of having friends of other faiths. Read more from The Huffington Post here: Pope Francis to be Joined by Rabbi and Muslim Leader on Middle East Trip. See pics of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre after the jump:

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