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Pope Francis asks his audience to pray for victims of Indonesia and Burkina Faso attack victims

Pope Francis on Sunday during his Angelus prayer addressed the audience at the St. Peter’s Square.

“Dear migrants and refugees”, he said, “each of you carries a history, a culture, precious values; and often, unfortunately, experiences of poverty, oppression and fear. Your presence in this square is a sign of hope in God. Do not let yourselves to be robbed of hope and the joy of living, that spring from the experience of divine mercy, thanks also to the people who welcome you and help you”.
“I now invite you all to pray to God for the victims of the attacks that have taken place in recent days in Indonesia and Burkina Faso. May the Lord welcome them into His home, and support the efforts of the international community to build peace”, Francis concluded, praying the Hail Mary with all those present.


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