The celebration will coincide with the feast of Sts. Joachim and Anne, Jesus’ grandparents. The first celebration of this day will be July 25.
Pope Francis encouraged everyone who could get the vaccine to do so to protect themselves and others.
This formalizes the practice that most dioceses around the world have permitted for decades, that women and girls can read and serve at Mass.
The Lord grants us the strength to deal with life’s problems, Pope Francis said.
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Pope Francis implored people to use the crisis as an opportunity to rethink the way they treat their neighbors and the environment.
Pope Francis, firefighters pay homage to Mary at early morning visit to Marian statue at the Spanish Steps in Rome.
World must give greater attention to the poor, fairly distribute ethical vaccines