In his homily for the final Mass of his visit to Germany, Pope Benedict XVI called on the faithful to have humble hearts, open to the love of Christ and the service of others.
Under clear blue skies at Freiburg’s former airfield, the Pope began by explaining that the ways of God are not those of man.
“There are theologians who, in the face of all the terrible things that happen in the world today, say that God cannot be all-powerful,” Benedict XVI said. “In response to this we profess God, the all-powerful Creator of heaven and earth. We are glad and thankful that God is all-powerful.”
But he stressed that “we have to be aware that he exercises his power differently from the way we...READ MORE