Pope: ‘Let us allow ourselves to be challenged by the Child in the manger’

Posted December 24, 2016 7:29 pm by Editor

Pope: ‘Let us allow ourselves to be challenged by the Child in the manger’

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has urged Christians to allow themselves to be challenged by the Child in the manger, and also by the children of today’s world, so many of whom are suffering.
During the Holy Christmas Mass homily, celebrated in St. Peter’s  Basilica on Saturday evening, Christmas Eve, the Pope spoke of those children “who are not lying in a cot caressed with the affection of a mother and father” , of those hiding underground to escape bombardment, of those  on the the bottom of a boat overladen with immigrants.
“Let us allow ourselves to be challenged by the children who

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