Pope Francis’ Christmas Message: Peace requires daily commitment

by FLL Editorial Team

(CNA) In his Christmas message, Pope Francis prayed for peace throughout the world as a fruit of God`s grace, to be shared by every human person.

"True peace is not a balance of opposing forces. It is not a lovely 'façade' which conceals conflicts and divisions. Peace calls for daily commitment, starting from God's gift, from the grace which he has given us in Jesus Christ," he said on December 25 from the loggia of St. Peter's square.

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