Pope Francis announces July prayer intention as world battles virus

Pope Francis announces July prayer intention as world battles virus

- Pope Francis has released his prayer intention for the month of July

- The Pope asks everyone to pray that today’s families may be accompanied with love, respect and guidance

- According to the pontiff, sometimes parents forget to play with their children

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Pope Francis has released his prayer intention for the month of July as he asks everyone to pray that today’s families may be accompanied with love, respect and guidance.

The pontiff said family ought to be protected, adding that it faces many dangers: the fast pace of life, stress, among others, Vatican News reports.

The pope said: "Sometimes, parents forget to play with their children."

According to Pope Francis, the church needs to encourage families and stay at their side, helping them to discover ways that allow them to overcome all of these difficulties.

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Pope's prayer intention for July: that families be loved, respected, guided

Pope Francis. Photo credit: @franciscus/Instagram
Source: UGC

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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