Edition: India  
> >

Pope asks forgiveness for Church role in Rwanda genocide

DNA Monday, 20 March 2017 ()
Pope Francis asked on Monday for forgiveness for the "sins and failings of the Church and its members" during Rwanda's 1994 genocide, saying the violence had "disfigured the face" of the Roman Catholic Church.
Share on
Share on
Post on 
Share by
Source: Wochit News - < > Embed

News video: Pope Francis Talks Possibility of Married Men Becoming Priests

Pope Francis Talks Possibility of Married Men Becoming Priests 00:46

In order to combat the Roman Catholic Church's shortage of clergy, Pope Francis said this week that he is open to married men becoming priests. In an interview, the Pope said the lack of Catholic priests was an "enormous problem" for the Church, adding, "We would need to determine what duties they...

Recent related news

Pope begs God's forgiveness for Church sins in Rwanda genocide

Pope Francis today begged for God's forgiveness for "the sins and failings of the Church and its members" implicated in the 1994 Rwanda genocide that killed...
DNA - World

Rwandan genocide: Pope Francis seeks forgiveness for Church's 'failings'

*New York [U.S.], Mar. 21 (ANI): Seeking forgiveness from Rwandan President Paul Kagame for the "sins and failings" of the Catholic Church during the 1994...
ANI News - Asia-Pacific

You Might Like

Other recent news in World

Theresa May set to trigger BREXIT Article 50Brexit countdown begins today as ARTICLE 50 triggered
As Brexit is Triggered, European and Asian Rivals Vie for LONDON’s Financial CrownAsia and Australia Edition: Brexit, DONALD TRUMP, Jordan: Your Morning Briefing
THERESA MAY says Brexit 'underway' but warns there's 'no turning back' and leaving the EU will have consequencesEUROPEAN UNION official receives letter from Britain, formally triggering 2 years of Brexit talks
UK PRIME MINISTER urges Britons on both sides to unite in 'great national effort' to make Brexit a successEU Council President DONALD TUSK says 'there is nothing to win' and Brexit is about 'damage control'
European Union regulators block proposed merger of DEUTSCHE BOERSE and London Stock ExchangeBernie Sanders says oil company knows more about CLIMATE CHANGE than 'pathetic' Donald Trump


Environmentally friendly: newsR is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2017 newsR / One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter