Three New Saints for Mission Sunday

Dear brothers and sisters, I am pleased to greet all the English-speaking visitors and pilgrims present, especially those here for today’s canonizations. In this Sunday’s Gospel passage, Jesus urges us to love God above all things and to love our neighbor as ourselves. Let us measure our actions every day by his call to love, and live it with courage and joy. May almighty God bless all of you! --Pope Benedict XVI With those words, Pope Benedict XVI greeted English pilgrims in St. Peter’s Square … [Read more...]