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Last year, Villardita was made a Cavalier of the Italian Republic, an order of merit conferred on him by the Italian president for his actions as an “everyday hero.”
The pope’s live-streamed address, dedicated to “Perseverance in love,” was the 37th meditation in his cycle of catechesis on prayer, which he launched in May and resumed in October following nine addresses on healing the world after the pandemic.
The address was the 36th reflection in the Holy Father's cycle of catechesis on prayer.
The pope explained that “prayer is not a magic wand,” but “a dialogue with God.”
The pope urged Catholics to fight against distractions, developing the “often forgotten” virtue of vigilance.
The pope was speaking in the San Damaso Courtyard of the Apostolic Palace in his first Wednesday audience with the public since Oct. 28 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
On May 12, pilgrims will be required to observe safety measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The last Wednesday audience with the public was on Oct. 28.
Pope Francis at the General Audience: ‘We Can all Learn from the Perseverance of the Russian Pilgrim’
The speech was the 30th reflection in his cycle of catechesis on prayer, which he launched in May and resumed in October following nine addresses on healing the world after the pandemic.
The pope gave his address, dedicated to praying in communion with the saints, in the library of the Apostolic Palace due to coronavirus restrictions.