He noted that Christians worldwide marked the beginning of the Holy Week with Palm Sunday. "So starting Monday, they have celebrations every day". "There are many ways to silence young people and make them invisible".
It was a particularly resonant message after the powerful youth-led March for Our Lives demonstrations against gun violence held Saturday across the United States and world.
Palm Sunday falls on March 25 this year! Here's everything you need to know about Palm Sunday.
Turkey says its forces won't stay in Syria's Afrin region
AFAD said it started delivering humanitarian aid to the region on January 29, nine days into the military offensive inside Syria. Turkey views the Syrian Kurdish militiamen as terrorists because of links to Kurdish insurgents fighting inside Turkey.
From now till Easter Sunday on April 1, there will daily masses and a special one on Good Friday (March 30).
"It was the Sunday that Jesus entered into Jerusalem prior to good Friday", Pastor Tim Ozment describes.
"You can feel it, you can feel it", Alicia Lara said. The document, which was presented to Francis on Sunday, asked church leaders to address the unequal roles of women in the church and how technology is abused.
Here comes the Dropbox IPO
The company was hacked in 2012, and more than 68 million users' emails and passwords were leaked on the internet four years later. Dropbox co-founders Drew Houston (left, center) and Aresh Ferdowski ring the opening bell at the Nasdaq on the day of their IPO.
As many praise and worship today it will continue throughout the end of the week until Easter or as many call it "Resurrection Sunday".
Delivering the sermon at an interdenominational Palm Sunday celebration service Catholic Priest Christopher Sakala challenged the faithful who gathered for the celebration of Jesus Christ entry into Jerusalem to understand what true love is adding that, without love there is nothing. And that parish is joined by more of the faithful.
Zuckerberg says sorry to Britons with newspaper apology ads
Facebook needs to have more control over third-party apps that request information from it, says the head of Internet New Zealand. Zuckerberg apologized Wednesday in an interview with CNN for the recent events with his company.