Archive of July 8, 2007 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of July 8, 2007

Benedict XVI--Every Christian is called to evangelize

Jul 8, 2007 - 08:51 am .- The Pope took the occasion of today's gospel to remind Christians that by their baptism they are all called to evangelize.   “Dear Brothers and Sisters,” the pope began, to a smaller than usual crowd gathered in St. Peter's Square, “today the Gospel presents Jesus who sends the seventy two disciples into the villages that he is going to visit, so that they may prepare the people.”   “The evangelist Luke underlines that the mission is not reserved to the twelve Apostles,” the Holy Father said....