Pope's communications day message: reject fear, foster encounter
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Sunday marked World Communications Day appealing for a culture of constructive information at the service of truth.
The Pope was speaking to those gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the Sunday Regina Coeli. He noted that today’s means of communication offer the possibility of instantly sharing news across the world.
“News can be good or bad, true or false; let us pray so that communication, in all of its forms, be effectively constructive, at the service of truth, may it reject prejudice and spread hope and trust in our time” he said.
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