The unborn, migrants, the elderly and the disabled are “living icons” of Jesus that call Christians to draw close to those who feel abandoned just as Christ did on the cross, Pope Francis said.
Pope says be close to those ‘abandoned’ like Christ: unborn, migrants
Carmelite nuns’ statement on Chilean Constitution vote provokes reaction
The Carmelites statement said of the recognition of Indigenous peoples “is a gesture that dignifies Chile and profoundly rejoices Mary, Our Lady of Guadalupe.”
Pope to politicians: Defend the unborn as cornerstones of common good
Appealing to the world’s leaders and policymakers, Pope Francis called for protecting the unborn and seeing these new lives as people who will bring new beginnings and hope for the future.