Pope Francis: Long live Poland!
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Pope Francis addressed Polish pilgrims to follow “the path of understanding and “compassion” during a general audience at the Vatican on Wednesday.
Pope Francis greets the faithful during his weekly general audience in St. Peter`s Square, Vatican City. Photo: EPA/MAURIZIO BRAMBATTI
During his regular general audience, the Pope referred to Wednesday's feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Poland and the anniversary of the 3rd May Constitution in the country.
“Long live Poland!” the Pope said.
Speaking to Polish pilgrims gathered at the Vatican, Pope Francis said: “Today is the Feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Poland and your National Day.”
“Applause for the Queen of Poland,” he added.
“In your daily choices, follow the path of mutual understanding and compassion. Make important decisions while seeking truth, common good and peace. Be open and sensitive to the needs of your brothers,” Pope Francis said. (rg)