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Priesthood is a gift, not a job, pope says

Priesthood is a gift, not a job, pope says

Being a priest is not a job or fulfilling an employment contract but is a gift from God that should be contemplated and treasured as such, Pope Francis said.

Remember your politicians in prayer, pope says

Remember your politicians in prayer, pope says

Pray for politicians, government officials and anyone in a position of authority, including priests and bishops, Pope Francis urged as he ended his summer schedule and resumed his celebration of morning Mass with a small congregation.