Pope Francis rides through St. Peter’s Square after Mass.
– 2013 CNA/Stephen Driscoll
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis recently gave an interview to some youth from Belgium, accompanied by Bishop Luc Van Looy of Ghent. The Holy See Press office has released the text of the March 31 interview in Italian. The young people posed their questions in English and the Pope responded in Italian.
Below is Catholic News Agency’s translation, done by CNA’s Alan Holdren and Kerri Lenartowick.
The first question is: Thank you for having accepted our request, but why did you do so?
When I hear that a young man or woman is restless, I feel that it is my duty to serve these young people, to give a service to this restlessness — because this restlessness is like a seed, and, later, it will go...READ MORE