Source: Agenzia Fides – MIL OSI
Headline: ASIA/INDIA – The Apostolic Nuncio: “To announce the Gospel of mercy in daily life”
Bangalore – The first mission of Bishops and faithful in India is “to announce and live the Gospel in situations of daily life”: said Archbishop Giambattista Diquattro, Apostolic Nuncio to India and Nepal, speaking at the 32nd plenary Assembly meeting of the Bishops’ Conference of India , which brings together the Latin Rite Bishops, taking place in Bangalore. “Christ’s followers have a responsibility to promote the gospel values of mercy and compassion. Bishops in our country should encourage the faithful to deepen the values of the Gospel in their lives”, said the Nuncio. Archbishop Diquattro presided over the opening mass of the CCBI Plenary Assembly. During Mass, special prayers were presented for people affected by coronavirus in China and in various parts of the world: everyone was asked to pray continuously for the speedy recovery of people affected by the virus and for the protection of God.