Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Today, of messages, Pope Francis sent several:
• to victims of an earthquake in Afghanistan (full text)
• to the Archbishop of Florence, Cardinal Giuseppe Betori on the occasion of a bestowal of a doctorate honoris causa in "culture of unity" to the Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, his Holiness Bartholomew I (full text)
• to Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin regarding reforms to the Roman Curia (full text)
Also today, Pope Francis was interviewed by the Dutch newspaper Straatnieuws, and the interview is later published on Friday, Nov. 6th.
Parents, can you “waste time” with your children? It is one of the most important things that you can do each day. (link)
In post-Synod on the Family news, here’s several good interviews by prominent prelates on the results of the synod. Also, there’s a good video interview with the sculptor Maurizio Lauri who did a piece Pope Francis gave to all synod participants.
And that’s the Pope Francis news for the day!