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True Worship, Service To One’s Neighbor

Today at St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis held a General Audience and spoke regarding the Good Samaritan (full text, full video, summary video), and he greeted various faithful in attendance. It was also reported that at the conclusion of the General Audience, Pope Francis met with Archbishop Ivo Muser regarding the planned closure of Brenner Pass by Austria, and the importance of helping fleeing refugees near there (more closure details).

As well today, he made some appointments, sent a tweet:

Christian hope is a gift that God gives us if we come out of ourselves and open our hearts to him. (link)

and posted to Instagram:

To ignore someone’s suffering means ignoring God! #suffering, #Mercy, #Tenderness, #catholic (link)

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