VATICAN CITY (EWTN News/CNA)—Advent offers a chance to remember that all things belong to God, Pope Benedict XVI told pilgrims in his Angelus address on Nov. 27.
“In reality, the true ‘owner’ of the world is not man but God,” said the Pope to the thousands gathered in St. Peter’s Square on the First Sunday of Advent.
The Pope reflected on the day’s Scripture reading in which the prophet Isaiah tells God there is “none who calls upon your name, who rouses himself to cling to you; for you have hidden your face from us and have delivered us up to our guilt.”
“How can we not be impressed by this description?” asked Pope Benedict, who spoke of its relevance to today’s world.
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