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To Walk the Streets of the World with Jesus

Today Pope Francis received several audiences, including:

President of the Republic of Costa Rica, Luis Guillermo Solis Rivera, and entourage (summary video)
participants in the General Chapter of the Sons/Little Work of Divine Providence (or Congregation of Don Orione) (full text, summary video)
President of Mothers of Plaza de Mayo, Hebe de Bonafini (summary video)

Of messages, he sent telegram of condolences regarding the passing of Cardinal Loris Francesco Capovilla (full text, summary video), sent letter to Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera in his capacity as Special Envoy to the concluding celebration of the bicentennial of the consecration of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Santiago de Guatemala, held in Guatemala City from May 31st-June 5th, 2016 (full text in Latin), he sent a tweet:

Mary is an icon of how the Church must offer forgiveness to those who seek it. (link)

and made a post to Instagram:

The Church is called to walk the streets of the world with Jesus in order to encounter humanity in need of bread for the body and the balm of faith. #loveofneighbor, #Jesus, #CatholicChurch, #faith (link)

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


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