Italian bishops' leader raps secessionist movement
Catholic World News - April 03, 2014
The president of the Italian bishops’ conference called for national unity and condemned violence after the arrest of 24 secessionists on terrorism and subversion charges.
Italian police said that those arrested were members of a group that had formed around Venice to lead the region out of Italy. Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco, commenting after the arrests, said that decentralization of government should be pursued in a spirit of cooperation and especially non-violence. “We must consider the unity of the country,” he said.
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!
Progress toward our April expenses ($26,663 to go):
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!