ROME—The bishops of several southern U.S. states say they are returning home from their ad limina visit to Rome refreshed and ready to evangelize.
One bishop reported that Pope Benedict XVI expressed interest in progress at the Eternal Word Television Network, based in Irondale, Ala., and the parent company of the Register.
“I think we just felt so energized by being present with the Holy Father,” Archbishop Thomas Rodi of Mobile, Ala., told EWTN News on Jan. 27.
“He is such a gracious man, a great man, a welcoming man. And I just feel very affirmed in my role as a bishop and now look forward to returning to Alabama so I can share that with the people of God.”
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