Bangui, Central African Republic, Nov 29, 2015 / 12:35 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In the Central African Republic on Sunday, Pope Francis delivered a homily emphasizing that God’s powerful love can overcome “unprecedented devastation.” He called on Christians to be leaders in showing mercy, forgiveness, and reconciliation.
Bangui, Central African Republic, Nov 29, 2015 / 11:05 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The path to Christian unity includes shared suffering, Pope Francis told the Central African Republic’s evangelical Christian communities on Sunday, exhorting them to continue showing charity amid war and violence.
Bangui, Central African Republic, Nov 29, 2015 / 10:12 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis’ first stop after arriving in the Central African
Republic Sunday was to a refugee camp housing thousands of persons
displaced by the country’s ongoing conflict.
Entebbe, Uganda, Nov 27, 2015 / 11:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).-
Pope Francis praised the Ugandan people for showing “outstanding concern” for refugees in a time when our world is witnessing an unprecedented movement of people fleeing violence and injustice.