Posted by: matt25 | December 19, 2013

Top 10 quotable quotes from pope’s peace day message

matt25:

By now the leaders of the world have received the communication physically. Let us pray for them to receive it also in their hearts.

Originally posted on CNS Blog:

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis’ first message for the World Day of Peace is out and will soon be distributed to heads of state around the world.

peace day message

Screenshot of vatican.va announcing the Dec. 12 release of this annual papal message.

Here’s a list of some of the quotes that grabbed us most from this document dedicated to Fraternity: The Foundation and Pathway to Peace:

1. Globalization of Indifference

Globalization, as Benedict XVI pointed out, makes us neighbors, but does not make us brothers. The many situations of inequality, poverty and injustice, are signs not only of a profound lack of fraternity, but also of the absence of a culture of solidarity.

MAN AND CHILD HOLD HANDS DURING ANTI-ABORTION MARCH

A man and child hold hands during an anti-abortion march in central London Oct. 2007. (CNS photo/Toby Melville, Reuters)

2. ‘Where is your brother?’

In God’s family, where all are sons and daughters of the same Father, and, because…

View original 646 more words

About these ads

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 954 other followers

%d bloggers like this: