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Pope Francis' 2018 World Day of Peace Message

January 1 is the World Day of Peace!

In his 2018 World Day of Peace Message, “Migrants and Refugees – Men and Women in Search of Peace,” Pope Francis invites Catholics to embrace those who endure perilous journeys and hardships in order to find peace. He urges people of faith to turn with a “contemplative gaze” towards migrants and refugees. Read the 2018 World Day of Peace Message from Pope FrancisLet’s join with the Holy Father to pray that migrants and refugees find the peace they seek.

Visit the special USCCB webpage for various resources on the Holy Father’s World Day of Peace statement, available in English and Spanish.

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