“In his homily during the wedding ceremony Sept. 14, the Holy Father described marriage as a journey — a sojourn through the desert, made possible only in the light of the cross…
“The path is not always a smooth one, free of disagreements; otherwise, it would not be human. It is a demanding journey, at times difficult, and at times turbulent, but such is life. … Marriage is a symbol of life, real life: It is not ‘fiction.’ It is the sacrament of the love of Christ and the Church, a love which finds its proof and guarantee in the cross.”
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