(VATICAN CITY) — Pope Francis is urging world leaders to promote dialogue as a way of resolving the crisis in Ukraine.
Speaking to thousands of people in St. Peter’s Square during his traditional Sunday midday appearance, he said: “I am making a heartfelt appeal to the international community: support every initiative for dialogue …
(VATICAN CITY) — The Vatican says Pope Francis is ill and has canceled a visit to Rome’s main seminary.
The 77-year-old Francis, who lost part of a lung to an infection in his youth, was due to speak with seminarians Friday evening. But 30 minutes before he was due to arrive, the Vatican press office said he had come down with a bug …
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Speaking off the cuff, he questioned, “What is happening in the heart of humanity?”