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Pope urges 'tenderness' as millions fete Christmas

Pope Francis leads a Christmas Eve mass at St Peter's Basilica at the Vatican to mark the nativity of Jesus Christ on December 24, 2014The pope led Christmas Eve mass in the Vatican on Wednesday calling for “tenderness” and “warmth” after a violence-plagued year as millions of Christians began marking the holiday. The Argentine pontiff’s brief homily was replete with Gospel references in his Christmas Eve mass, broadcast live in 3D for the first time. “Do we have the courage to welcome with tenderness the difficulties and problems of those who are near to us?” Pope Francis asked in Saint Peter’s Basilica, filled with some 5,000 worshippers.

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