Pope Francis prays at the General Audience in St. Peter's Square, Oct. 2, 2013. / Elise Harris/CNA.
Daniel Ibanez
Pope Francis prays at the general audience in St. Peter’s Square on Oct. 2, 2013.

The new apostolic constitution Praedicate Evangelium replaces Pastor Bonus, promulgated by Pope John Paul II on June 28, 1988, and later modified by both Benedict and Francis.

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