16 Apr 2017
Pope delivers his Urbi et Orbi message - Vatican Radio
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Easter Sunday gave his tradition Urbi et Orbi (to the city and the world) message from the central loggia of St Peter's Basilica. In it he prayed that Risen Lord would walk beside those who are marginalized who are victimized by old and new forms of slavery. The Holy Father also prayed the Lord would bring peace to the Middle East, come to the aid of Ukraine, shed his blessing upon the continent of Europe and build bridges of dialogue in Latin America.
The English language translation of the Pope's Urbi et Orbi message is available HERE.
Easter 'Urbi et Orbi' Message of Pope Francis - full text and video