Pope visits Sicily, recalls priest’s heroism against Mafia
September 17, 2018
CWN Editor's Note: Pope Francis visited two Sicilian dioceses on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the martyrdom of Blessed Pino Puglisi (1937-1993). During his visit, the Pope urged the Church to heal society’s wounds with a new evangelization, preached that “God and the Mafia are not compatible,” encouraged priests and religious to bear witness to Christ with deeds, and told youth not to give up hope.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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