Francis speaks of importance of Upper Room

Francis begins his homily to the small crowd of clerics, speaking of the importance of the Upper Room.

“All the saints drew from this source,” he says.

He then speaks about the openness of the “new family” of Christianity.

“From here the church goes forth, compelled by the life giving spirit,” he concludes.

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