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The Beauty Of The Faith

At Casa Santa Marta this morning, Pope Francis celebrated Mass and gave a homily on choosing God’s values (more details, summary video).

Of messages, it was reported that Pope Francis sent message to participants in a conference this week in Rome sponsored by Pax Christi International, the Catholic Peacebuilding Network, and the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, exploring the theme: Nonviolence and Just Peace: Contributing to the Catholic Understanding of and Commitment to Nonviolence (full text).

Moreover, he made an appointment, sent an array of tweets:

The home is the place where we learn to appreciate the beauty of the faith, to pray and serve our neighbor. (link)

It is essential that children see that prayer is something truly important for their parents. (link)

To understand, forgive, accompany and integrate. That is the mindset which should prevail in the Church. (link)

The Church must pattern her behavior after the Son of God who went out to everyone without exception. (link)

The way of the Church is not to condemn anyone for ever, it is to pour out the balm of God’s mercy. (link)

and made one post to Instagram:

Old age is a time of grace, in which the Lord renews his call to us! #elderly, #Tenderness, #catholic (link)

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