Pope Francis concludes World Day of Prayer for Peace

Pope Francis concludes World Day of Prayer for Peace

Pope Francis concludes World Day of Prayer for Peace (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis presided over the closing ceremony of the World Day of Prayer for Peace in Assisi on Tuesday afternoon. The ceremony followed an early afternoon of prayer – not in common, but separately, according to religious tradition. Thirst for peace: religions and cultures in dialogue was the theme of this 30th anniversary celebration of the World Day, which Pope St. John Paul II first convoked in the city of St. Francis in 1986. “We have come to Assisi…

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