Scripture is more important than current events talk, Pope says

Posted January 31, 2018 8:31 pm by Editor

Scripture is more important than current events talk, Pope says

VATICAN – Listening to the Scripture readings at Mass is hearing God speak directly to his people, offering spiritual sustenance and needed guidance for life’s difficult journey, Pope Francis said.
For that reason, the prescribed texts should never be skipped or substituted during the Mass, lectors should read clearly and people should always listen with an open heart so that the words may eventually bear fruit in good deeds, the pope said at his weekly general audience Jan. 31.Continuing his series of audience talks on the Mass, Pope Francis spoke about the Liturgy of the Word and the importance of listening

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