‘The Hope of the World Is Christ’, Pope Reflects on 4th Apostolic Trip to Africa at General Audience
“I thank God who has allowed me to make this journey as a pilgrim of peace and hope.“
The Holy Father expressed his gratitude to all who made his visit possible to the faithful gathered at his weekly General Audience this morning in St. Peter’s Square.
Francis was discussing his fourth Apostolic Visit to Africa, where he visited the southern African nations of Mozambique, Madagascar and the Island of Mauritius, Sept. 4-10, 2019. He returned only last evening, and still held his weekly General Audience this morning.
“The hope of the world is Christ,” the Holy Father underscored, stressing “His Gospel is the