- Sep 19, 2020
Released Nov. 3, the latest video for the pope’s prayer intentions shows people of different religions and countries from throughout Asia. It also shows scenes of life in Asia, including the celebration of Mass. An initiative of the Jesuit-run global prayer network Apostleship of Prayer, the pope’s prayer videos are filmed in collaboration with the Vatican Television Center.
The pope’s monthly prayer intention for March is dedicated to persecuted Christians, who around the world face daily threats of physical violence because of their religious beliefs. An estimated 200 million Christians are believed to be at risk of physical violence, arrest, torture and death.