|Oct 22, 2011 -- First official Memorial Mass for Blessed John Paul II|
Father Francois mentioned some aspects of the life of Blessed John Paul II. He was a man who was willing to take risks to spread the good news.
He traveled the world; he reached out in love to Jews, Protestants, Moslems and secularists. He sought to show the human face of love and the Christian value of friendship.He continued toHow beautiful upon the mountainsare the feet of the one bringing good news,Announcing peace, bearing good news,announcing salvation, saying to Zion,“Your God is King!”
explore the mountains, the country side and his love of beauty.
He lived his life in the love of Christ.
"When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?” He said to him, “Yes, Lord, you know that I love you.” He said to him, “Feed my lambs.”The life of Blessed John Paul II enacted and reflected the gospel in many ways.