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Pope Francis’ Morning Homily: Patience Is Neither Defeat Nor Resignation

Pope Francis’ Morning Homily: Patience Is Neither Defeat Nor Resignation

During Morning Mass, Encourages Faithful to Embrace the Wait Like Jesus

Pope Francis delivers his homily in Santa Marta

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Patience–often produced when our faith is tested–is neither defeat nor resignation. We must embrace it like Jesus did, rather than complain.

According to Vatican News, Pope Francis gave this reminder during his daily morning Mass at Casa Santa Marta as he reflected on the virtue explored in today’s First Reading from the Letter of St. James.

“The testing of your faith produces patience.” read more