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Pope appeals for prayers for peace in Africa, pays tribute to nun martyred in Somalia

May 28, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Paying tribute to Blessed Lionella Sgorbati, Pope Francis said that “her life, dedicated to the Gospel and to serving the poor, and her martyrdom represent a sign of hope for Africa and for the entire world.” The Pope made his remarks following the recitation of the Angelus in St. Peter’s Square on May 27.

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