‘The truth that sets us free cannot be kept to ourselves’ – Pope Benedict at Hyde Park

Pope Benedict spoke to a huge gathering at Hyde Park as a true Father, encouraging us to bear witness to our faith and to be generousĀ in saying ‘yes’ to whatever God asks of us. And yet this was no rock concert, we were not there to worship the man who stood on the stage: at the conclusion of the Holy Father’s address the Blessed Sacrament was placed on the altar, and there was total stillness as thousands knelt in adoration before Our Lord, mysteriously present in the consecrated bread. Continue reading