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A woman kisses Pope Francis' cross as he leaves his general audience in the Paul VI hall at the Vatican Feb. 23, 2022.
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Pope Francis
In his Wednesday audience, Pope Francis spoke against a “culture of waste” that relegates the elderly to the sidelines and discourages young people from learning the wisdom of older generations.
Pope Francis leads his general audience in the Paul VI hall at the Vatican Feb. 16, 2022.
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Pope Francis
“To be a Christian is not only to receive the faith, to confess the faith, but to safeguard life, one’s own life, the life of others, the life of the Church,” Pope Francis said in his Wednesday audience.
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Pope Francis
“Life is a right, not death, which must be welcomed, not administered,” Pope Francis said during his weekly audience. “And this ethical principle applies to, concerns everyone, not just Christians or believers.”
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Pope Francis
In his Wednesday audience, Pope Francis spoke about the communion of saints, which he said does not include just those who are perfect, but also “the community of saved sinners.”
Pope Francis speaks during his general audience in the Paul VI hall at the Vatican Jan. 26, 2022.
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Pope Francis
In his Wednesday audience, Pope Francis remembered parents of children with different sexual orientations, with illnesses, who are struggling at school, and said, “Never condemn a child.”
Pope Francis blesses people during his general audience in the Paul VI hall at the Vatican Jan. 19, 2022.
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Pope Francis
“Tenderness is something greater than the logic of the world. It is an unexpected way of doing justice,” Pope Francis said in his general audience on Jan. 19.
Pope Francis greets people during his general audience in the Paul VI hall at the Vatican Jan. 12, 2022.
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Pope Francis
“It is good to think about the fact that Jesus himself worked and had learned this craft from St. Joseph,” Pope Francis said in his Wednesday audience. “Today, we should ask ourselves what we can do to recover the value of work.”
Pope Francis burns incense as he venerates a figurine of the baby Jesus during Mass for the feast of Epiphany in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican.
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Pope Francis
“Sometimes we live in a spirit of a ‘parking lot’; we stay parked, without the impulse of desire that carries us forward. We do well to ask: where are we on our journey of faith?”
Pope Francis greets a boy during his general audience in the Paul VI hall at the Vatican Jan. 5, 2022.
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Pope Francis
“It is a risk, yes: having a child is always a risk, either naturally or by adoption,” Pope Francis said. ”But it is riskier not to have them.”
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Pope Francis
This is what we should ask Jesus for at Christmas: the grace of littleness.