The Second Vatican Council in Rome in its decree on communications (Inter Mirifica) said that "the Church believes that its task involves employing the means of social communication to announce the good news of salvation.” This blog is part of that process by the Diocese of Arundel & Brighton to communicate that same good news about Jesus Christ.
Sunday, 1 May 2011
Beatification of John Paul II
Pope Benedict XVI today presided over the beatification Mass at 10 am, May 1, in St Peter’s Square of Pope John Paul II. Immediately after Mass, the faithful prayed before Pope John Paul’s mortal remains, which were set in front of the main altar in St Peter’s Basilica.