I’m a little late in posting this as well, but I couldn’t resist. I just love listening to the Holy Father’s voice! As a writer, I know the power of the written word, but I feel like the spoken word has a power all its own – especially when it’s a word spoken by the Vicar of Christ.
The message is addressed to listeners in the UK, but toward the end he gives a shout-out to listeners “from every part of the English-speaking world,” which of course means you and me!
You can find a transcript of his message on ZENIT.org.