Benedict XVI calls on Christians to stand against abortion
In his homily, Benedict XVI said Christians should be people of peace who fight and stand up against injustices.
Benedict XVI“Today it is important for Christians not to accept a wrong that is enshrined in law - for example the killing of innocent unborn children.”
On the evening of Holy Thursday, the pope celebrates the institution of the Eucharist an the priesthood at the Basilica of St. John Lateran. As in years past, the pope also performs the rite of the washing of the feet.