October 7, 2013
People wave coloured cutouts after Pope Francis celebrated a Mass with catechists in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Sept. 29. The pope said being a catechist starts first with being with God, getting to know him and conforming one's life to the Gospel – a task that lasts a lifetime.

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Catechists wave

People wave coloured cutouts after Pope Francis celebrated a Mass with catechists in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Sept. 29.

The pope said being a catechist starts first with being with God, getting to know him and conforming one's life to the Gospel – a task that lasts a lifetime.