Pope Francis Prays for the lost souls from the Russian Plane Crash
The Vatican reports a view of sympathy and prayer from Pope Francis in relation to the Saturday’s Russian Plane crash that claimed the lives of all her 224 passengers on board.
The Metrojet charter flight crashed on Saturday 23 minutes after it took off from Egypt’s Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh.
The Pope learned of the incident on Sunday and sent condolence and prayers telegram to the Russian President Valdimir Putin and to all Russians and families who lost their loved ones in the crash. The Pope yesterday at the “All Souls Mass" prayed for the victims of the crash.