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For the Feast of Saint Stephen

Today being the feast of Saint Stephen, Pope Francis, at noon, from his study in the Apostolic Palace overlooking St. Peter’s Square, gave an Angelus Address on purifying oneself by forgiving others (full text, full video).

Also, there is a story in the news today of a twelve year old girl who Pope Francis blessed and she was eventually cured of her malady.

As well, Pope Francis sent a tweet:

Let us pray for Christians suffering persecution, often amid the shameful silence of so many. (link)

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