Saturday of the Fourth Week in Lent
It's St. Patrick's
Day! Take time to read about the patron
saint of Ireland
and how he was a victim of human trafficking prior to his
life as a priest and bishop.
On March 16, 2016,
Pope Francis said in his general audience of St. Patrick: "May his spiritual strength inspire you, dear young
people, to be consistent in your faith; may his faith in Christ the Savior
sustain you, dear sick
people, at the most difficult times; and may
his missionary devotion remind you, dear newlyweds
, of the
importance of Christian education for your children."
today for end to human trafficking.
Visit the Anti-Trafficking
webpage on USCCB.org to find out more about what the US bishops are
doing to combat human trafficking.