Pope leads video prayer with elderly around the globe


Pope Francis leads grandparents from all over the world in a prayer for the first World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly.


The prayer was released on video by the Dicastery for the Laity, Family and Life.


Joining the pope are 21 grandparents and elderly men and women from around the globe. The prayer is spoken in Spanish, French, English, Portugese and Italian.


The video includes 101-year-old retired Canadian Bishop Laurent Noël of Trois-Rivières, Québec.

Sunday 26 July is the first world World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly

• You can watch the video above or click here.

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