Source: Agenzia Fides – MIL OSI
Headline: ASIA/PAKISTAN – Bishops to young people: “Serve the Gospel with courage, as young missionaries”
Multan : “Pakistan is a Country that has more than 60 percent of young people of its total population, and we Catholic Bishops are working to support young Christians in Pakistan to be protagonists of the evangelizing mission, active members of ecclesial groups and movements, and courageously serve the Gospel and the Church as young missionaries”: says Mgr. Samson Shukardin OFM, Bishop of Multan and President of the Commission for Youth within the Bishops’ Conference of Pakistan, to Agenzia Fides, addressing over 70 young people from the different dioceses who are participating in the four-day seminar entitled “Bible and Youth” at the Pastoral Institute of Multan. The biblical seminary is organized by the “Catholic Bible Commission of Pakistan” and aims to help young people to deepen their faith and the Bible.