‘The vandalism of a statue of Our Blessed Mother at the Church of the Nativity is a tragic and senseless defacing of the sacred. Mary stands as a symbol of peace in a world that needs her now more than ever,’ said Bishop Burbidge.
The event will be a 'direct conversation' between the Pope and university students from North, South, and Central America.
In the face of such situations, we must all recognize our joint responsibility for promoting peace, Archbishop Gallagher stated.
As the tensions deepen, moral theologians explain the well-established part of Church teaching and thought.
User’s Guide to Sunday, Jan. 30
In his speech, the Pope referred to the Amoris Laetitia Family Year, which marks the fifth anniversary of the publication of Amoris laetitia, his apostolic exhortation on love in the family.