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Drawing Near to Christ by Listening

Today Pope Francis received in audience several individuals and groups, including:

• Members of the “Follow Me” or “Seguimi” Association (official website, summary article, full text, summary video)
• Members of the Italian Catholic Teachers Union Medes (official website, summary & full text, summary video)

Also today, Pope Francis made a bunch of appointments.

As well, Pope Francis sent a tweet:

Lent is a time for drawing near to Christ by listening to the word of God and celebrating the sacraments. (link)

In Pope Francis related news:

Today there is a really really good article on Pope Francis’ life before he became the Roman pope and before he became a priest.

And that’s the Pope Francis news for the day!