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‘Training children of God’ to live the faith well is the goal.
Baptism is important to celebrate because ‘it’s the date of our rebirth as children of God,’ Francis said, and he gave those present ‘the homework’ of finding the date of theirs during the coming week.
At his Oct. 14 audience, the Holy Father said that children’s innate trust in God should always be protected. Francis also apologized for unspecified scandals that have recently arisen in the Vatican and Rome.
Children should learn prayer with “the same spontaneity” as when they learn to say “Daddy” and “Mommy,” so that it stays with them forever, the Holy Father said Aug. 26.