VATICAN CITY (EWTN News/CNA)—Pope Benedict XVI reminded Christians Oct. 12 to thank God for the good things in life, instead of only bringing problems to him.
“Dear brothers and sisters, in our prayers, we should look at how often, in the events of our lives, the Lord has protected us, guided us, helped us,” the Pope said at his general audience in St. Peter’s Square.
He encouraged Christians to “be more attentive to the good things that the Lord gives us. We are always attentive to the problems, difficulties and almost do not want to see that there are good things come from the Lord.”
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