WYD11 Quotes by Pope Benedict XVI

11 Sep 2011

Here are some of the key quotes by Pope Benedict XVI during World Youth Day 2011 in Madrid. Read them, reflect on them, and share them with your friends!

08/18/2011 – 12:30
Thank you Spain, for the legacy that mankind has received from a nation with deep Christian roots and a future of contagious hope. Benedict XVI

08/18/2010 – 21.00
Young people bring the Pope great joy! May JP II guide us so we can take this joy all over the world. Benedict XVI

08/19/2011 – 12:30 pm
Look for truth with reason and heart to fearlessly defend the freedom of all. Benedict XVI

08/19/2011 – 7:30 pm
The Cross isn’t about denying life, joy or the fullness of the human being. It shows us the true way to Life. Benedict XVI

08/19/2011 – 7:45 pm
The Cross is a sign of forgiveness and of hope that reaches the ends of the Earth. Benedict XVI

08/19/2011 – 8:00 pm
Only love guides and gives pain meaning. To suffer w/ others, for others, due to love is a sign of humanity. Benedict XVI

08/20/2011 – 9:30 am
God never tires of forgiving. We all need forgiveness; without changing our past. It brings a hope-filled future. Benedict XVI

08/20/2011 – 10:40 pm
I am very proud of the Spanish youth. – Benedict XVI

08/20/2011 – 11:00 pm
The joy you are seeking has a name, a face; that of Jesus of Nazareth, who waits for you in the Eucharist. – Benedict XVI

08/21/2011 – 12:15 pm
Man can only be happy being truly man. Imitate Jesus without fear! Live and give your life without fear! – Benedict XVI

08/21/2011 – 6:00 pm
Thank you young people, you rejuvenate the Pope, inspire the Church & refresh a world
thirsty for hope & courage. – Benedict XVI

08/21/2011 – 7:00 pm
The Pope thanks you for your affection and sends you out as ambassadors of the joy
that our World needs. – Benedict XVI