TITLE

Bishop says pope came as educator and friend

AUTHOR(S)
De Matteo, Susan
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Catholic East Texas;5/2/2008, Vol. 21 Issue 13, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the significance of the visit of Pope Benedit XVI to the U.S. from April 15 to 20, 2008 to the Catholic Church in the country, according to Bishop Álvaro Corrada. He mentioned that Pope Benedict is the third pope to visit the U.S. The bishop stressed that Pope Benedict came to the country as a teacher, teaching that Christ is the hope of people. Corrada commended the way the pope addressed people, showing humility, simplicity and candor.
ACCESSION #
32103592

 

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