ROME (EWTN NEWS/CNA)—A bishop’s love for Jesus Christ and the Church can overcome all his fears, Cardinal Francis George of Chicago said at St. Peter’s tomb on Feb. 9.
Cardinal George is visiting the Vatican along with the bishops of Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin for their ad limina visit.
“In the responsorial Psalm we asked the Lord to protect us, to take away our fears, which means that the Psalmist and the apostles were afraid at times, as are we. There is reason to be afraid. But, nonetheless, stronger than fear is faith, and stronger than both is love,” he said.
Cardinal George was the main celebrant and homilist at the early morning Mass in the crypt of St. Peter’s Basilica. He...READ MORE