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Pope Francis in November urges all contries accepting migrants to stand together in solidarity, and asks us to overcome indifference and fear of accepting the other — since the other may be us someday.
Pope Francis calls us to pray for journalists during the month of October, asking that they be motivated by a respect for the truth and a strong sense of ethics.
September's prayer intention focuses on solidarity, the tenet of Catholic Social Teaching that asks everyone to contribute to the common good and create a society that puts the human person at its center.
August's prayer video from Pope Francis focuses on the fraternity of sports and the key role it plays in breaking down walls among cultures. It's a fitting issue for this month, since the Summer Olympic Games are being held in Rio de Janiero.