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Monday, September 21, 2009

Prayer at heart of pastoral work

Pope Benedict XVI has reminded recently consecrated bishops that one of their "essential tasks" is to support priests as they follow their vocation faithfully. While heavy workloads and administrative duties take up much of priests' time, they must remember that prayer and the love of Christ is at the center of all pastoral work.

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