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The Value Of Human Progress Today

At Casa Santa Marta this morning, Pope Francis celebrated Mass and gave a homily on choosing to fully engage with God (more details, summary video).

Today Pope Francis received several audiences, including:

participants of the Conference on Regenerative Medicine (full text, full video, summary video). Of note, at the Conference on Regenerative Medicine today, US vice-president Joe Biden spoke (full text, summary video, conference website, more conf details)
• neurosurgeon & professor Massimo Gandolfini

Also today were released Pope Francis’ prayer intentions for the coming month.

As well today, Pope Francis made some appointments, sent a tweet:

Jesus conquered evil at the root: he is the Door of Salvation, open wide so that each person may find mercy. (link)

and made a post to Instagram:

Scientific research should safeguard human life and the dignity of the person! #Research, #catholic (link, img link)

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