Misc: Pope points to vital role of grandparents

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Pope Francis told pilgrims at World Youth Day, “Children and the elderly build the future of peoples: children because they lead history forward, the elderly because they transmit the experience and wisdom of their lives . . . This relationship and this dialogue between generations is a treasure to be preserved and strengthened!”  Read his entire Angelus address here: Pope stresses vital role of grandparents

For more on the importance of grandparents read Anna Keating’s essay in America magazine on moving her son closer to his grandparents: No Place Like It