VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Tuesday met with more than 50,000 altar servers on an annual pilgrimage to Rome from Germany, urging them to bring Jesus to the world, especially those outside of the Church.
“You are called to speak of Jesus to your contemporaries, not only those within your parishes or associations, but especially to those outside,” he told the altar servers after a vespers prayer service on Aug. 5.
He stressed that they must make it a priority to remember God, the giver of life, who loves each person.
The Pope arrived in St. Peter’s Square at 6pm Rome time for vespers. He greeted some of the altar servers before the prayers.
His homily was a reflection on St. Paul’s...READ MORE