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To Live As Believers

Today Pope Francis received an array of people in audience including many prelates, some particulars include:

• Cardinal Marc Ouellet, prefect of the Congregation for Bishops
Their Royal Highnesses the Grand-duke Henri and the Grand-duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg, and entourage
• Cardinal George Pell, prefect of the Secretariat for the Economy
• ambassador of Indonesia, Antonius Agus Sriyono

As well, it was reported that Pope Francis started off Holy Week with a visit to Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI at the Mater Ecclesiae monastery.

Also today, he sent message of mourning and condolences regarding a traffic accident early Sunday morning, near the city of Tarragona, Spain (full text in Spanish).

And today Pope Francis sent a tweet:

Let us take our Christian calling seriously and commit to live as believers. (link)

and posted to Instagram:

We cannot love without experiencing His surprising tenderness! (link)

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