Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Papal condolences for flood victims in Sardinia

Catholic World News - November 20, 2013

Pope Francis has sent his condolences and promised his prayers to the victims of flooding in Sardinia.

In a telegram message to Archbishop Arrigo Miglio of Cagliari, the president of the Sardinian bishops’ conference, the Pontiff said that he had learned “with great sadness” of the deadly and damaging floods, and promised “his special prayers for those who have lost their lives and for all those affected by this grave disaster.”

Additional sources for this story
Some links will take you to other sites, in a new window.

An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:

Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!

Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

There are no comments yet for this item.

Subscribe for free
Shop Amazon
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Recent Catholic Commentary

Toward a more vibrant Catholicism May 29
Saved by ordination May 29
Reparative therapy on the run May 29
Mandatory spacing of children: could it happen here? May 29
Reading The Diary of a Country Priest: Spiritual riches and poverty May 28

Top Catholic News

Most Important Stories of the Last 30 Days