Here is the full text of the Holy Father's message for the 48th World Day of Social Communications, published today by the Vatican. The day will be celebrated on Sunday, June 1st, 2014.
Communication at the Service of an Authentic Culture of Encounter
Dear Brothers and Sisters,
Today we are living in a world which is growing ever "smaller" and where, as a result, it would seem to be easier for all of us to be neighbours. Developments in travel and communications technology are bringing us closer together and making us more connected, even as globalization makes us increasingly interdependent. Nonetheless, divisions, which are sometimes quite deep, continue to exist within our...READ MORE