or can be accessed directly via this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CqY9GcA6lCA
The stream goes live Tuesday at 11:30 am Eastern/8:30 am Pacific in preparation for the noon Eastern/ 9 a.m. Pacific Mass. It will be up for the press conference too. The Mass, which will be celebrated by Cardinal Sean O'Malley of Boston and several other bishops, commemorates the more than 6,000 persons who have died crossing the desert in search of a homeland in the United States.
2. Pope Francis emphasized the need to reach out to marginalized youth during a meeting today with the Salesians of Don Bosco. He spoke of the life of exclusion many young people face and the vast reality of unemployment. he also spoke of "addictions, which sadly are manifold, but stem from a common root of an absence of true love. Reaching marginalized youth requires courage, maturity and prayer," Pope Francis said.
3. The season of Lent is a particular time for going to confession, as Pope Francis showed March 28 when he surprised people in St. Peter's by going to confession himself before hearing the confessions of others. A Catholic News Service video captures this moment.
5. God loves you.