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Faith Has Transformed Our Hearts

This morning at Casa Santa Marta, Pope Francis celebrated Mass and gave a homily on disbanding slavery and other forms of exploitation (more details, summary video).

Today Pope Francis received in audience a bunch of people, including:

• prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelisation of Peoples, Cardinal Fernando Filoni
• a group of prelates of the Latin American Episcopal Council or CELAM (summary video)
• apostolic nuncio of the European Union, Archbishop Alain Paul Lebeaupin
• ambassador of the European Union, Laurence Argimon-Pistre
a group of new ambassadors to the Holy See from Estonia, Malawi, Seychelles, Thailand, Zambia and Namibia (full text, summary video)

Also today, he posted to Twitter:

Loving and forgiving are tangible and visible signs that faith has transformed our hearts. (link)

and to Instagram:

The Blessed Mother was the means by which Jesus came down to us. The focus is always Jesus who comes to be with us. And she, the great Mother, cooperated in making possible the miracle of God lowering himself to journey as one of us, to be one of us. #BlessedMary, #jesus (link, video link)

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