Archive of January 1, 2010 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of January 1, 2010

Education fundamental to environmental protection and peace, says Holy Father

Jan 1, 2010 - 09:41 am .- Pope Benedict XVI celebrated the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God in Mass on January 1, a day which also marks the 43rd World Day for Peace. In his homily, the Pontiff made an appeal for investment in education based on respect for the human being and, in turn, for the protection of the environment and peace in the world.