Jesus asks us to encourage "little signs of love as signs of his own living and active presence in our world"
"This time in your life is to give you a hand in getting back on the right road," Pope tells inmates
Remarks made during speech that reflected on the culture, loneliness, and pastoral responses to new realities
“It’s worth the fight and struggle for the family”
"Tyranny seek to suppress religious freedom, or deny its right to a voice in public"
The Holy Father encouraged the assembled "to be renewed in the joy of that first encounter with Jesus"
Urges the faithful to evangelization during Mass at Madison Square Garden: "Go out and proclaim!"
Francis goes from somber morning to joyful classroom
Long moments of silence complement Francis' words at place of destruction
Edifice of modern civilization must be built on spiritual principles, Francis implores world leaders