Thursday, December 23, 2004

The Pope Delivers Address for 2005 World Peace Day

Pope John Paul II last week delivered his address for World Peace Day (Jan. 1). ChristianToday reports:
Particularly, the Pope expressed his deep love for the innocents who have suffered and sacrificed in the wars around the world. He lamented the millions of lives lost in his "beloved Africa"; the "torn fabric of mutual understanding" in Palestine; "terrorist violence that appears to be driving the whole world towards a future of fear and anguish"; and the situation in Iraq, "which has given rise to uncertainty and insecurity for all".

Read more: Pope Addresses World Peace Day: Africa Needs New Direction

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