lunedì 4 gennaio 2016

The challenges of Pope Francis’ Church in 2016
Il Sole 24 ore
(Carlo Marroni) The very first event of the year aptly falls on January 1st. It’s the World Day of Peace, and peace has always been at the heart of Pope Francis’ pastoral action. The Pope’s message to the world on this occasion was an appeal to overcome global indifference, which marginalizes those affected by poverty and war even further. An appeal to nations, surely, but to individuals as well: words no head of state can ignore. The year about to begin is the third in Bergoglio’s papacy and will be characterized by the Jubilee of Mercy and many other major moments on the papal agenda. (...)