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Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem (photo by Sander Crombach)
November is the month of Dialogue and Reconciliation in the Middle East. David Stewart SJ reflects on the spirit of dialogue, encounter, and reconciliation in a part of the world which has seen much strife.   THE HOLY FATHER’S PRAYER-GROUPLike his predecessors, Pope Francis has often turned to his own international prayer network asking us to pray for today’s pressing issues. You can be part of this network right now, if God’s Holy Spirit draws you to unite your own prayers to...
During the Sunday Angelus prayer in St Peter's Square, Pope Francis unveiled his very own user profile in Click To Pray, the official app of the Pope's Worldwide Prayer Network (former Apostleship of Prayer), including its youth branch, the Eucharistic Youth Movement (EYM).The launch was carried out as part of the presentation of the official message for the 53rd World Communications Day, which has the motto: “We are members one of another” (Eph 4:25): “the theme underlines the importance of...
On March 27, 2018 the Holy Father confirmed the status of the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network (Apostleship of Prayer) as a work of the Holy See. PWPN (AoP) is constituted as a pontifical work at the service of the Universal Church, with its legal headquarters located in the Vatican City State. The new statutes make modifications pertinent to the “recreation” of the AoP which began formally in 2014.The PWPN (AoP) was previously directed by the Superior General of the Society of Jesus, who...
Fr Frederic Fornos SJ
Click to Pray, the official app for the prayer intentions of the Holy Father, promoted by the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network, was nominated for an award at the world’s biggest Web Summit. The summit, which was attended by over 60,000 delegates, was held in Lisbon last week.Click to Pray had their own stand where representatives of the app addressed challenges and progress developments about their work and the Tech industry.Fr Frédéric Fornos SJ, International Director of the Pope’s Worldwide...
There was a big gathering last week in Vienna of the representatives for The Pope's Worldwide Prayer Network.   The meeting was facilitated by Fr Frederic Fornos SJ from the French Province,  who was appointed as international director of the network in July 2016 by Pope Francis. Fr Frederic explained how what was formerly known as ‘The Apostleship of Prayer‘,  had been given a new logo and vision as the Pope’s Worldwide Network since 2010.  More than just a rebranding...
clicktopray.org
Following the release of the first video series starring a pope, now Francis is back in the news with the launch of the Click To Pray app, an initiative to gain prayer support from people around the world for his monthly intentions. The pope wishes to promote daily prayer on behalf of the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network (Apostleship of Prayer).Click To Pray presents something different each of the 365 days of the year. Users can join millions around the world from different cultures and...