Pope calls family of James Foley to offer prayers, sympathy
Catholic World News - August 21, 2014
Pope Francis made a personal phone call to the family of James Foley, the American journalist who was murdered in Iraq, the Catholic News Service reports.
Father Federico Lombardi, the director of the Vatican press office, told reporters that the Pope had called the New Hampshire home of the Foley family on Thursday afternoon, August 21, to offer his condolences and promise his prayers.
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!
Our Fall Campaign
Progress toward our year-end goal ($25,287 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!