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Pope Encourages Arabic-speaking Pilgrims to Manifest God's Word in Everyday Life

Reminds That Profession of Faith Manifests Our Common Response to Word of God

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Live fully the Word of God in everyday life.
Pope Francis encouraged Arabic-speaking Christians, especially those from Lebanon, Syria, and the Middle East, to do so during today’s General Audience of Wednesday, February 14, 2018, which marks Ash Wednesday, the start of Lent.
After his catechesis on the Creed and the universal prayer, in the Liturgy of the Mass, the Pope stressed that “the profession of faith manifests our common response, to what we have listened together, to the Word of God.”
“This answer comes from our hearts and is embodied in everyday life,” he said.
Pope Francis concluded, saying: “May the Lord bless you all and protect you from the evil one! “

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Deborah Castellano Lubov

Deborah Castellano Lubov is Senior Vatican & Rome Correspondent for ZENIT; author of 'The Other Francis' ('L'Altro Francesco') featuring interviews with those closest to the Pope and preface by Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Parolin (currently published in 5 languages); Deborah is also NBC & MSNBC Vatican Analyst. She often covers the Pope's travels abroad, often from the Papal Flight (including for historic trips such as to Abu Dhabi and Japan & Thailand), and has also asked him questions on the return-flight press conference on behalf of the English-speaking press present. Lubov has done much TV & radio commentary, including for NBC, Sky, EWTN, BBC, Vatican Radio, AP, Reuters and more. She also has contributed to various books on the Pope and has written for various Catholic publications. For 'The Other Francis': or

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