“In face of the scandal of evil and of the Body of Christ wounded in the flesh of our Indian brothers, we too have immersed ourselves in bitterness and feel the weight of the fall,” said the Pope in his homily.
“Our earnest prayer is that, by your very presence among us, the shadow of Saint Peter will fall upon our country and bring the grace of God’s healing and peace,” said the Archbishop of Edmonton to the Pontiff.
“Are we children and grandchildren capable of safeguarding this treasure that we have inherited? Do we remember the good teachings we have received? Do we talk to our elders, and take time to listen to them?”, the Pope asked in his homily in Canada on Tuesday, July 26.