At Mass in North Macedonia, Pope preaches on 'hunger for bread, hunger for fraternity, hunger for God' (Vatican Press Office)
Wednesday, 8 May 2019 “We gorged ourselves on networking, and lost the taste of fraternity,” Pope Francis preached at an outdoor Mass celebrated in Skopje, North Macedonia’s capital (video). “Prisoners of a virtual reality, we lost the taste and flavor of the truly real. Let us not be afraid to say it clearly: Lord, we are hungry.”
After two days in Bulgaria, Pope Francis arrived in North Macedonia, becoming the highest profile international figure to visit since the country changed its name from Macedonia in January. Rough cut..