This version of The Weekly Francis covers material released in the last week from 4 October 2019 to 23 October 2019.
The Weekly Francis is a compilation of the Holy Father’s writings, speeches, etc which I also post at Jimmy Akin’s blog.
- 21 October 2019 – Message of the Holy Father to participants in the 2019 World Conference of the International Christian Maritime Association [Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 21–25 October 2019]
- “Let us work together so that every person can have access to adequate food, according to the will of God. #ZeroHunger http://w2.vatican.va/content/francesco/en/messages/food/documents/papa-francesco_20191016_messaggio-giornata-alimentazione.html” @Pontifex 16 October 2019
- ““I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink” (Mt 25,35). Today we ask for the grace of compassion and the capacity to share in the poverty of our brothers and sisters. #EndPoverty” @Pontifex 17 October 2019
- “Saint Luke, you reveal the heart of Jesus and His mercy, help us to rediscover the joy of being Christians, witnesses of the goodness of the Lord. #SaintOfTheDay” @Pontifex 18 October 2019
- “Dear young people, as you pray the #HolyRosary for unity and peace, consider that in one of the rosary beads I too am with you!
@acn_int” @Pontifex 18 October 2019
- “I encourage you to bring the light of the Gospel to our contemporaries. May you be witnesses of freedom and mercy, allowing fraternity and dialogue to prevail over divisions. #ExtraordinaryMissionaryMonth #MissionaryOctober” @Pontifex 19 October 2019
- “In the midst of this missionary month, let us ask ourselves: what really counts in my life? To what peaks do I want to ascend? #ExtraordinaryMissionaryMonth #MissionaryOctober” @Pontifex 20 October 2019
- “This is our mission: to show by our lives, and perhaps even by our words, that God loves everyone and never tires of anyone. #ExtraordinaryMissionaryMonth #MissionaryOctober” @Pontifex 20 October 2019
- “Go and show love to everyone, because your life is a precious mission: it is not a burden to be borne, but a gift to offer. #ExtraordinaryMissionaryMonth #MissionaryOctober http://w2.vatican.va/content/francesco/en/homilies/2019/documents/papa-francesco_20191020_omelia-giornatamissionaria.html” @Pontifex 20 October 2019
- “During this missionary month, the Lord is also calling you: He is asking you to be a gift wherever you are, just as you are, with everyone around you. Courage! The Lord expects great things from you! #ExtraordinaryMissionaryMonth #MissionaryOctober” @Pontifex 21 October 2019
- “Let us thank the Lord for all the good done, in the world and in our hearts, through the words, actions and holiness of #JohnPaulII. Let us remember always his call to: ”Open the doors to Christ!“ #SaintOfTheDay” @Pontifex 22 October 2019
- “As we celebrate the #ExtraordinaryMissionaryMonth, we ask the Holy Spirit to enable us to open the doors of the Gospel to all peoples and to be authentic witnesses of divine love. #GeneralAudience” @Pontifex 23 October 2019