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"However difficult our trials, or burdensome our suffering, we will never fall out of God's hands, the hands which created us, and which support and accompany us on life's journey". With these words in his catechesis at the general audience, Pope Benedict XVI focused on the prayer of Jesus as he died on the cross, according to the Gospel of Luke. "Jesus' words on the cross in the final instants of His earthly existence provide binding guidelines for our own prayer, but they also open the way to serene trust and firm hope," the Pope explained. "By asking the Father to forgive those who are crucifying Him, Jesus invites us to make the difficult gesture of praying for the people who do us wrong...He in ...