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At native shrine, Pope calls for healing

July 27, 2022

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CWN Editor's Note: Speaking on Tuesday evening at a native shrine, Pope Francis said that “all of us need the healing that comes from Jesus.”

The Pope participated in a pilgrimage to the shrine of Lac Ste. Anne, a site revered by indigenous peoples for its healing properties. Remarking on the still waters of the lake, he asked for healing from various wounds, including “the terrible effects of colonization, the indelible pain of so many families.”

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