The trip to Dubai will be the 45th overseas visit by the pope since he was elected — and the seventh country he has visited this year
He emphasized the severe consequences of this crisis, particularly for vulnerable populations around the world
The pontiff stressed the role of religions in promoting compassion, empathy, and responsibility toward the planet and its inhabitants.
"You help us to appreciate and carefully cultivate what we Christians consider to be God's creation, the fruit of His benevolent design"
He encouraged church workers to “entrust” themselves to Mary, seeking renewed zeal and ardent love to joyfully spread the Gospel