The Holy Father’s Message for World Day of the Sick

11/02/2014

Pope Francis is commending the 22nd World Day of the Sick on 11 February to the intercession of Mary, so that she will help sick people to live their own suffering in communion with Jesus Christ.

The theme for this world day is Faith and Charity: "We Ought to Lay Down Our Lives for One Another" (1 Jn 3:16).

The full text of the message is available on the Vatican website.

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