April 11, 2017

An Iraqi soldier carries an injured woman during a battle with the Islamic State group in Mosul Feb. 28. (CNS / Reuters / Goran Tomasevic)

"The world will never be the dwelling-place of peace, till peace has found a home in the heart of each and every human person, till all preserve within themselves the order ordained by God to be preserved."

— St. John XXIII in his encyclical Pacem in Terris ("Peace on Earth"), issued on this day in 1963

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