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Pope Francis makes urgent call to recover Eucharistic Adoration in the Church

Pope Francis makes urgent call to recover Eucharistic Adoration in the Church

From Lisbon, Portugal, Pope Francis on Wednesday reflected on the urgency of taking up again “the prayer of adoration” before the tabernacle to recover “the taste and passion for evangelization” in a message addressed to bishops, priests, deacons, consecrated women religious, and seminarians.

8 unique things to know about World Youth Day 2023 in Lisbon

8 unique things to know about World Youth Day 2023 in Lisbon

After four years of waiting — one year longer than expected due to the pandemic — and fears that the pope’s health issues would force another postponement, World Youth Day (WYD) 2023 in Lisbon, Portugal, will finally take place in a few days, from Aug. 1–6, and it promises to be unique in many ways.