Pope Francis Addresses Youth after Announcing 2018 Synod on "Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment"

Pope Francis has announced that in October of 2018 a Synod of Bishops will focus on the topic "Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment." Along with the presentation of the Preparatory Document of the 15th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, the Pope released a letter addressed to the subjects of this document: the young people themselves.

"I wanted you to be the center of attention," Pope Francis writes, "because you are in my heart."

Click here to read the whole letter.