Pope Francis praised Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Sunday over his stance towards refugees and suggested he deserved to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
Pope Francis praised Greece and Italy for their attitude toward migrants, while referring to the stance that different countries should have on migration during a flight from Switzerland to the Vatican.
On Tuesday, Pope Francis decided to send Vatican’s most respected sex crimes expert to Chile to investigate the alleged cover up of sex crimes by Bishop Juan Barros, after his recent visit to Chile was less than heartwarming.
The papal visit in Chile can only be described as interesting. From the first day, Pope Francis sought to put the priest sex scandal behind him and boost the Catholic Church’s profile, as Chileans are starting to lose faith.
On Monday, Pope Francis visited Chile, where he will remain until the 21st, to find a weakened Catholic church, rocked to its very foundations by the sex abuse scandals of a priest. The Chileans are losing faith not only because they…