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The Holy See

Visiting the official website of the Holy See one can browse: the Magisterium of the Supreme Pontiffs (from Pope Leo XIII to Pope Francis); the fundamental texts of Catholicism in various languages (the Sacred Bible, the Catechism of the Catholic Church, the documents of the Second Vatican Council and the Code of Canon Law); the documents of Dicasteries, Bodies and Institutions of the Roman Curia


Evangelii Gaudium

24 November 2013



Laudato Si’

24 May 2015

Download "Laudato Si" | Pope Francis' Encyclical on Environment and Climate Change

Read Pope Francis' new encyclical online, in PDF, or in paperback form. Discover the Catholic Church's teaching on ecology, climate change, and care for creation.

Amoris Laetitia

19 March 2016

Amoris laetitia: Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation on love in the family (19 March 2016) | Francis

Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation of His Holiness Pope Francis "Amoris laetitia", on love in the family

Misericordiae Vultus

11 April 2015

Misericordiae Vultus - Bull of indiction of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy (11 April 2015) | Francis

Bull of indiction of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, 11 April 2015

Lumen Fidei

29 June 2013

Lumen Fidei (29 June 2013) | Francis

Encyclical Letter Lumen fidei of the Supreme Pontiff Francis


The Pope Video: Monthly videos from Pope Francis…

The Pope Video

The Pope Video is a global initiative of the Pope's World Prayer Network (Apostleship of Prayer) to spread the Holy Father's monthly prayer intentions relate...