Pope Francis: December Prayer Intention

‘For people with disabilities’

“Let us pray that people with disabilities may be at the center of attention in society, and that institutions offer inclusion programs that enhance their active participation.”

Pope Francis

Pope Francis asks the Church and civil institutions to embrace inclusion and to foster the active participation of people with disabilities

  • In The Pope Video for December, Pope Francis asks for prayers for people with disabilities so that they “may be at the center of attention in society.”
  • “It means changing our mentality a little and opening ourselves to the abilities and talents of these people who are differently abled,” the Holy Father
  • In addition, Pope Francis calls on institutions to promote “inclusion programs that enhance” the active participation of persons with disabilities.