Archive of May 27, 2007 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of May 27, 2007

Pope Benedict reminds the Church of her origins and her mission

May 27, 2007 - 11:44 am .- On an overcast, humid Pentecost Sunday, Pope Benedict XVI met with thousands of pilgrims gathered in St. Peter's Square to give the last Regina Coeli address of the year.The Pope began by calling to mind that, "today we celebrate the great feast of Pentecost." This feast is especially important for the Church since "we can say that the Church had its solemn beginning with the descent of the Holy Spirit."