The Vatican has released a video of Pope Francis telling a group of bishops from Brazil this week that his mobility has improved.
Cardinal Parolin’s visit will take place July 1-8.
The Pope’s brief remarks were made during the Neocatechumenal Way missionary confirmation and sending, a meeting which included prayer and song, in the Vatican’s Paul VI Hall.
Deanna Johnston, the director of family life for the Diocese of Tyler, said she is in favor of a longer marriage preparation, but emphasized that it cannot just be the diocese handing couples a checklist of things to do for 12 months.
The small, white building was known as ‘The Little Catholic Church on Irish Mountain,’ and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.