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  • The digital world can be an environment rich in humanity; a network not of wires but of people.
  • The Church needs to be concerned for, and present in, the world of communication, in order to dialogue with people today and to help them encounter Christ.

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font-size: 14px;">The Internet, in particular, offers immense possibilities for encounter and solidarity. This is something truly good, a gift from God. <span style="font-style: italic;">—</span></span><span style="font-size: 14px;">Pope Francis</span></p><br/> <br/> <br/> <p>No, your holiness, quotes like these are the gift.&nbsp;</p><br/> <br/> <br/> <p>In <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.news.va/en/news/communication-at-the-service-of-an-authentic-cultu">this papal statement</a>&nbsp;released Thursday,&nbsp;the pope throws his considerable influence behind the idea that social media, and the other tools of the Internet, can be one of the means to unite the world and perhaps rectify the gap between the rich and poor<span style="font-style: italic;">—</span>an emerging theme of his papacy. "<span style="font-size: 14px;">We should not overlook the fact that those who for whatever reason lack access to social media run the risk of being left behind," he said.</span></p></div></div>
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