mercoledì 17 novembre 2021

Stati Uniti
Opening bishops' meeting, Vatican ambassador urges prelates to tamp down divisions

(Brian Fraga, NC Reporter)
The Vatican's ambassador to the U.S. urged the country's Catholic bishops on Nov. 16 to try to tamp down divisions among themselves and to embrace Pope Francis' vision for a listening church, open to change. In an energetic half-hour address opening the first general session of the bishops' four-day assembly, Archbishop Christophe Pierre told the prelates gathered here that the church needs "attentive listening more than ever if she is to overcome the polarization facing this country." (...)