The following is the text of the Holy Father’s Homily, delivered in St Peter’s Square at the Vigil for Peace in Syria, on Saturday 7th September 2013.
Peace in Syria
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A lovely letter from Pope Emeritus Benedict expressing thanks for the gifts of the meditations and reflections of St John Henry Newman, whom he beatified on his remarkable visit to the UK in 2010, and invoking God's blessings on the Catholic Church and all people in this country.
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Encouraging to see that churches will be remaining open even in parts of the country considered "high" or "high very" under the new tiered local Covid alert levels.2