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'In old age they will still bear fruit': World Day of Grandparents & the Elderly

Jul 20, 2022 10:42:01 AM

This Sunday, July 24, marks the second annual World Day of Grandparents and the Elderly.  As described in his official message, Pope Francis invites everyone to celebrate this day together so that “no one lives this day in loneliness.” The theme chosen by the Holy Father for the occasion is "In old age they will still bear fruit" (Ps 92:15).

A number of resources are available online:

Additional resources are also available from the Dicastery for Laity and Family Life, and in a toolkit provided by the CCCB Office for Family and Life.

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