VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis proclaimed “we are never alone” and that Jesus is our defender, as he reflected on the Ascension during his Wednesday general audience.
“We are never alone in our lives; we have this advocate who waits for us,” the Pope told tens of thousands of pilgrims gathered at St. Peter’s Square to participate in his April 17 audience.
The Pope centered his teaching on the line from the Creed that says, “He ascended into heaven and is seated at the right hand of the Father.”
Pope Francis is continuing Benedict XVI’s practice of reflecting on the Catholic statement of belief at his weekly general audiences as part of the Year of Faith.
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