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Authentic And Courageous Christians

Today at St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis celebrated Mass for the Jubilee for Boys and Girls and gave a homily (full text, full video, summary video). After the Mass, he delivered a Regina Coeli Address (full text).

Also today, Pope Francis made a surprise visit to Rome’s Villa Borghese park, where he celebrated Earth Day with those gathered there and gave an address to them (full text, summary video).

As well, he sent a tweet:

Dear Young People, with the grace of God you can become authentic and courageous Christians, witnesses to love and peace. (link)

and posted to Instagram:

The true friend of Jesus is essentially distinguished by love! #Mercy, #catholic (link)

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