Papa Benedetto's Prayer
... on the anniversary of his installation. I was jumping on the furniture this time last year for joy.
God, you have given the world its true light, Jesus, your Son – the Son of God. Show us Jesus. Lead us to him. Teach us to know and love him, so that we too can become capable of true love and be fountains of living water in the midst of a thirsting world. Amen.
... He's Hip. He's formidable. He's concerned about Darfur. And he's had four million excited visitors in the past year. In short, He is just precious.