BRING the Church back to the youth. Speak to your families with mercy, not judgment. Have more children. And bring the message of God’s “tenderness, forgiveness and mercy” to a world that badly needs it.
Those were the challenges from Pope Francis and Charles Maung Cardinal Bo, who represented the pontiff in the 51st International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) that ended last night with fireworks illuminating a crowd of around one million people.
IEC Statio Orbis fireworks
Delegates and the public who attended the IEC Statio Orbis at SRP were treated to a fireworks display this evening. Here's a video capturing that moment. Watch this.For more IEC-related stories, visit www.sunstar.com.ph. You may also watch the replay of the Statio Orbis at www.sunstar.com.ph/iec2016Posted by Sun.Star -- Philippine news on Sunday, January 31, 2016