Category - Angelus, Regina Caeli

Angelus, 12 November 1978

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Today is a particularly significant day for me. Today, in fact, taking possession of the Basilica of St John Lateran, I am about to assume, in the wake of my Venerable Predecessors, the...

Angelus, 10 December 1978

1. During Advent the Church is united in a special way with the Blessed Virgin. She is a great example for us, indeed, in that expectation of the coming of Christ, which pervades the whole of this period. From the very...

Angelus, 8 December 1978

1. We will shortly recite the “Angelus”. In this prayer we will recall the event that took place in a town of Galilee called Nazareth. The event awaited by the whole world, immersed in the darkness of...

Angelus, 3 December 1978

1. Today is the first Sunday of Advent. The new liturgical year begins. Every year, in fact, starting from the first Sunday of Advent, the Church, through the cycle of Sundays and feast days, tries to make us aware of...

Angelus, 26 November 1978

1. Today is the feast of Christ the King of the universe. While I was thinking what to say to you today, beloved Brothers and Sisters gathered for the “Angelus”, it came into my mind that the words of the...

Angelus, 19 November 1978

Today we recite the “Angelus” on the occasion of Sunday. In many places, however, there is the beautiful custom of reciting it during work, even on week days. When the bell sounds “the Angelus”...

Angelus, 5 November 1978

Blessed be the name of the Lord! I wish to dedicate this Sunday specially to the Patron Saints of Italy. I am aware of the fact that, ascending to Peter’s See in Rome, I have found myself at the centre of the...

Angelus, 1 November 1978

Solemnity of All Saints Today I ask, in a quite special way, you who are gathered here to recite the “Angelus” with me, to stop for a moment to reflect on the mystery of the liturgy of the day. The Church...

Angelus, 22 October 1978

Deseo reanudar la magnífica costumbre de mis predecesores y recitar con vosotros, queridos hermanos y hermanas, el Angelus Domini. Acaba de terminar la solemne Misa de inauguración de mi ministerio de Sucesor de Pedro...