‘Let us not be afraid to continue inculturating the Gospel,’ Pope tells Thailand’s priests and religious
November 25, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: “I read, with some pain, that for many people Christianity is a foreign faith, a religion for foreigners,” Pope Francis said in a meeting at a Bangkok parish with priests, religious, seminarians, and catechists (video). “Let us give faith a Thai face and flesh, which involves much more than making translations. It is about letting the Gospel be stripped of fine but foreign garb; to let it ‘sing’ with the native music of this land and inspire the hearts of our brothers and sisters with the same beauty that set our own hearts on fire.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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