Described as the “Green Heart of Europe”, its pastoral land coexists with a highly industrialized, export-intensive, and high-tech services economy. Luxembourg enjoys a degree of economic prosperity almost unique among industrialized democracies.
Sorrowful Mysteries: Intentions for Luxembourg
1. That affluence may not blind Luxembourg to the painful reality for most of the world who live in poverty.
2. That the country contribute resources to combat modern scourges.
3. That the issue of prison overcrowding be addressed.
4. That the people may continue to receive generous social benefits.
5. That the law continue to protect women, minorities, and the disabled from discrimination.