The Word Among Us

July 2008 Issue

A Lamp and a Light

The Freeing Power of the Word of God

A Lamp and a Light: The Freeing Power of the Word of God

In 1985, Pope John Paul II announced a new initiative that would go down as a milestone in church history: an international pilgrimage with young people from all over the world.

This pilgrimage was called World Youth Day, and it has become a regular fixture on the Vatican's calendar. Following John Paul's lead,...

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