The Pontifical Council for Culture’s international seminar entitled “Sport Is for Man” got under way Monday and will run through Wednesday in Vatican City.
Participants will discuss what the Church can bring to the realm of sports and what the realm of sports can, in turn, bring to the world. The event will culminate with a Mass and audience with the Holy Father on Wednesday.
Monday’s soccer match, called the first “Interreligious Match for Peace,” was played at Rome’s Olympic Stadium. Spectators got to see former professional players taking the field in a friendly match meant to symbolize the building of a peaceful world based on dialogue and respect for others.
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