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VATICAN-Benedict XVI: "The Lord challenges us to move beyond the boundaries of our own world and to bring the Gospel to the world of others, so that it pervades everything"
Vatican City (Fides Service) – On Wednesday, June 29, Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, and the commemoration of the 60th anniversary of His priestly ordination, the Holy Father Benedict XVI presided in St. Peter's Basilica a concelebrated Mass with 41 metropolitan archbishops of different nations, to whom the Pope gave the Pallium. As usual, a Delegation from the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople was present at the Mass.
"No longer servants, but friends": "this saying contains within itself the entire program of a priestly life", the Pope said in his homily, recalling the day of his ordination to priesthood. "Friendship is a communion of thinking and willing", said the Pope, underlining that Jesus’ words on friendship should be seen in the context of the discourse on the vine. "The Lord associates the image of the vine with a commission to the disciples: 'I appointed you that you should go out and bear fruit, and that your fruit should abide' (Jn 15:16).
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