Posts Tagged ‘Schools of service’

Pope urges Italian Bishops to make parishes schools of service

Monday, September 6th, 2021

Pope Francis is urging 20 Italian Bishops to seek ways to revitalize their pastoral care in areas facing depopulation, marginalization, and economic difficulty. The pope is asking Bishops to overcome “nostalgia for the past” and take bold steps to be a consoling presence in places where hardship is abound. Parishes, he added, should become training Read more