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Pope Francis: ‘War Itself Is a Crime Against Humanity; People Need Peace’

National Catholic Register
Pope Francis appears in the window of the Apostolic Palace to give his Sunday Angelus address on Jan. 14.

On Jan. 14, the Pope urged people to pray for all who are suffering due to ‘the cruelty of war,’ especially in Ukraine, Palestine and Israel. He also asked the faithful: ‘Do we feel the desire to share, to proclaim this beauty of encountering the Lord?’