General Audience Of August 7, 2019 © Vatican Media

Arab Emirates, Iraq, Egypt, Middle East: What to ask from God

For the healing of material and spiritual infirmities

Share this Entry

At the general audience on Wednesday morning, August 7, 2019, Pope Francis greeted the Arabic-speaking pilgrims from the United Arab Emirates, Iraq, Egypt and the Middle East, present Paul VI Hall.
“So often,” he said to them, “we are asking God for material goods, but He is teaching us to first ask His Kingdom, and all the rest will come in due time. “
“Thus he opens our hearts to true wealth and cures us of our material and spiritual infirmities,” added the Pope, before wishing: “May the Lord bless you and protect you always from the evil one! “

Share this Entry

Anne Kurian-Montabone

Laurea in Teologia (2008) alla Facoltà di teologia presso l'Ecole cathedrale di Parigi. Ha lavorato 8 anni per il giornale settimanale francese France Catholique" e participato per 6 mese al giornale "Vocation" del servizio vocazionale delle chiesa di Parigi. Co-autore di un libro sulla preghiera al Sacro Cuore. Dall'ottobre 2011 è Collaboratrice della redazione francese di Zenit."

Support ZENIT

If you liked this article, support ZENIT now with a donation