Amid wall debate, pope visits Panama with migration in mind
Wednesday, 23 January 2019 VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis hopes to leave the sex abuse scandal buffeting his papacy behind as he goes to Central America on Wednesday amid a standoff over President Donald Trump’s promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border and a new migrant caravan heading north. History’s first Latin American pope is the son of Italian […]
According to CNN, Pope Francis has taken another shot at wall-building politicians, telling thousands of Catholics in Panama gathered for World Youth Day that "builders of walls sow fear" and "divide people." "We know that the father of lies, the devil, prefers a community divided and bickering,"...
Pope Francis insisted Thursday that public officials live simply, honestly and transparently as he opened a visit to a Central America that has been rife with corruption scandals and is now coping with..