Holy Father Pope Francis has sent a video message of greetings and blessings to the people of Bangladesh as he prepares to have a 3-day apostolic journey to the nation from the 30th November to 2nd December, 2017.  His Holiness conveyed his joy and enthusiasm to be with the people of Bangladesh, through his video message and also highlighted the significance of a scheduled meeting with religious leaders of the nation.

As reported by news.va, Holy Father Pope Francis remarked that “We live in times in which believers and men of goodwill in all places are called to promote reciprocal understanding and respect and to sustain each other as members of one human family.”

In his message, His Holiness Pope Francis highlighted that he is looking forward to being with the people of Bangladesh and to proclaim the Gospel message of reconciliation, forgiveness, and peace.