The changing world of social media and its implications will be the theme of discussion as U.S. Bishops address bloggers and social media users on November 11.
Here is the translation of the summary released by the Holy See Press Office of the Final Message For the People of God of the Synod of Bishops on the New Evangelization for the Transmission of the Christian Faith. ZENIT will publish the full Message once it is available in English by the Press Office.
"Migrations: Pilgrimage of Faith and Hope" is the theme chosen by the Holy Father for the World Day of Migrants and Refugees, which is celebrated every year on 13 January. The text of the English-language version of the Message, given below, is dated from the Vatican, 12 October 2012.
Cardinal Antonio Maria Veglio and Archbishop Joseph Kalathiparambil, respectively president and secretary of the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant Peoples, presented the Pope's Message for the ninety-ninth World Day of Migrants and Refugees, which falls on 13 January 2013 and will have as its theme: "Migrations: Pilgrimage of Faith and Hope".
Here is a translation of the address Benedict XVI gave Sunday before and after praying the midday Angelus before the end of the Mass of the Closing of Synod of Bishops on the New Evangelization for the Transmission of the Christian Faith.
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