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Pope’s Morning Homily: ‘Only the Holy Spirit Can Free Soften Your Heart’

Rome, January 09, 2015

In his homily at Casa Santa Marta this morning, Pope Francis said that true peace and freedom can only be found through the Holy Spirit.

According to Vatican Radio, the Holy Father reflected on the Gospel of St. Mark which recalled the Apostles being frightened upon seeing Jesus walking on water. The Holy Father said that despite seeing the miracles done by Christ, the Apostles were in fear because “their heart was hardened.” …