Here below is Pope Francis' homily at Mass in St. Peter's basilica this morning to mark the close of the XIV Ordinary Assembly of the Synod of Bishops which has been reflecting on the vocation and mission of the family in the Church and in the contemporary world.
Homily of His Holiness Pope Francis
Holy Mass for the Closing of the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time, 25 October 2015
The three Readings for this Sunday show us God’s compassion, his fatherhood, definitively revealed in Jesus.
In the midst of a national disaster, the people deported by their enemies, the prophet Jeremiah proclaims that “the Lord has saved his people, the...READ MORE