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At audience, Pope asks prayers for terror victims in Indonesia, Burkina Faso

January 18, 2016

At the conclusion of his midday audience on Sunday, January 17, Pope Francis asked for prayers for hte victims of recent terrorist attacks in Indonesia and in Burkina Faso.

"May the Lord welcome them into his home, and support the efforts of the international community to build peace," the Pope said. He led the audience in reciting a Hail Mary for the victims.

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