Pope at Synod’s opening Mass: Let us walk with the Holy Spirit
October 04, 2023
Cardinal Giovanni Battista Re, 89, the Dean of the College of Cardinals, was the principal celebrant.
“We do not need purely natural vision, made up of human strategies, political calculations, or ideological battles,” Pope Francis preached. “We are here to walk together with the gaze of Jesus, who blesses the Father and welcomes those who are weary and oppressed.”
The Holy Spirit “often shatters our expectations to create something new that surpasses our predictions and negativity,” the Pope added. “Let us open ourselves to Him, the protagonist, the Holy Spirit. And let us walk with Him, in trust and with joy.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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