Pope Francis and the Joy of the Gospel: the Social Dimension. President's speech at St. Brigid's Parish - Belfast, Ireland, 4 March, 2015

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On the occasion of his travel to Ireland for the Trócaire Annual Lecture (see the article), Cardinal Peter K. A. Turkson stopped in Belfast to give a lecture at the St. Brigid's Parish, on Wednsday 4th March, in honour of St. Brigid, "Mary of the Gael" and Patron of Irelad with St. Patrick and St. Columba, example of the authentic faith – which is never comfortable or completely personal – that “always involves a deep desire to change the world, to transmit values, to leave this earth somehow better than we found it" (EG, 183) .

His reflection was on te theme: Pope Francis and the Joy of the Gospel: the Social Dimension. [ENG]