Pope at Audience: courage and filial intimacy to call God “Father”
Pope Francis at the weekly General Audience in the Vatican, May 22, 2020.
At Wednesday’s General Audience, Pope Francis concludes his series of catechesis on the “Our Father” prayer, saying it is the Holy Spirit who is the teacher and protagonist of true prayer.
May 22, 2019
In his General Audience this week, Pope Francis concluded his series of catecheses on the Lord’s Prayer, “Our Father”, which he began on December 5.
Courage to call “Father”
The Pope noted that Christian prayer that is “born of the audacity to call God by the name of ‘Father’”, expresses a “filial intimacy” into which we are introduced