Pope Francis calls for peace, worldwide vigil Sept. 7

Bill Brewer Catholic Church, News

VATICAN CITY (Catholic News Agency/EWTN News) — Departing from his typical reflections on the Sunday gospel, Pope Francis used his Angelus audience Sunday to call for peace throughout the world, particularly in conflict-ridden Syria. “I appeal strongly for peace, an appeal which arises from the deep within me,” he said to the crowds in St. Peter’s Square on Sept. 1. …