In the pierced heart of the Crucified, God's own heart is opened up--here we see who God is and what he is like. Heaven is no longer locked up. God has stepped out of hiddenness.
~Pope Benedict XVI
Sunday, January 27, 2008
Papal photo of the day
Pope Benedict XVI looks at a white dove released by children from the window of his private apartment at the end of the Sunday Angelus prayer at the Vatican January 27, 2008. The Pope delivered a message of peace on Sunday, flanked by two children who released two doves. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi (VATICAN)