A testimony to unconditional love

Pope Francis delivers Easter Urbi et Orbi messageToday Pope Francis delivered the Urbi et Orbi message and blessing to the city of Rome and the world.  Here is the English translation of his message:

Dear Brothers and Sisters, a Happy and Holy Easter!

The Church throughout the world echoes the angel’s message to the women: “Do not be afraid! I know that you are looking for Jesus who was crucified. He is not here; for he has been raised… Come, see the place where he lay” (Mt 28:5-6).

This is the culmination of the Gospel, it is the Good News par excellence: Jesus, who was crucified, is risen! This event is the basis of our faith and our hope. If Christ were not Continue reading