Pope Francis says studying Latin can help young people avoid “superficiality, banality, inner emptiness” of our age…

Posted December 8, 2017 11:01 pm by Editor

Pope Francis says studying Latin can help young people avoid “superficiality, banality, inner emptiness” of our age…

Pope Francis has praised the teaching of Latin as a means of helping young people reflect “on the inner and intimate essence of the human being”. The Pope said the great Latin texts of the early Church could help steer young people away from the superficial obsession of the modern age. Francis urged teachers of Latin to “know how to speak to the hearts of the young…

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