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Young Women Have a Friend in Rome

KenUSA Wrote: Oct 13, 2012 9:00 AM
Your loss.

Vatican City -- "Ever ancient, ever new": It's hard not to think of St. Augustine's paean to the lord when you're walking past a synod of bishops, on the way up to meet the pope in Rome, as I was one recent morning.

I was in Rome to receive, as a representative of the United States and "women of the world," a message first delivered by Pope Paul VI at the closing of the Second Vatican Council in 1965.

"Women, you do know how to make truth sweet, tender and accessible; make it your task to bring the spirit of...

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