Pope Francis Prays for Asylum Seekers

lampedusaPope Francis prays for Asylum seekers
During a visit to the Island of Lampedusa in southern Italy, the place where thousands of asylum seekers arrive by boat the Pope called for a “reawakening of consciences” to counter the “indifference” shown to migrants.  He said:  “We have lost a sense of brotherly responsibility,” he said, and “have forgotten how to cry” for migrants lost at sea.  Read more