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Pope tells young people to try politics, activism; not be couch potatos

BRZEGI, Poland – Pope Francis challenged hundreds of thousands of young people who gathered in a sprawling Polish meadow to reject being a “couch potato”, retreating into video games and computer screens and instead engage in social activism and politics to create a more just world. 721 more words

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Pope Francis to youths of Poland: 'The times we live in do not call for young couch potatoes'

BRZEGI, Poland — Pope Francis challenged hundreds of thousands of young people who gathered in a sprawling Polish meadow to reject being a “couch potato” who retreats into video games and computer screens and instead engage in social activism and politics to create a more just world. 702 more words

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WATCH: Divine Mercy is stronger than evil

“Evil has the potential to bring out the best in us, or the worst in us.”

A very good time to ask ourselves, each individually, “what is the evil of our time bringing out in me?” 7 more words

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Pope Francis: A prayer for peace and protection from violence and terrorism

This afternoon at 6:00 p.m., en route to Campus Misericordiae for the World Youth Day Prayer Vigil, Pope Francis made a brief visit to the Church of St. 504 more words

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Pope Cautions on Materialism -- Prays for Protection from Terrorism -- as Visit to Poland Continues

Pontiff set to repeat his call for more open migration policies

Pope Francis arrives to lead a mass at the Sanctuary of John Paul II on Saturday. 830 more words

WATCH: Pope Francis crosses the threshold of the Holy Door, "Gates of Mercy", with young people

An in the Year of Mercy why do Holy Doors matter?

Pope Francis says, “On that day, the Holy Door will become a Door of Mercy through which anyone who enters will experience the love of God who consoles, pardons, and instills hope.”

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