Monday, May 1, 2017

Pope Francis spreads wisdom in Egypt

Pope Francis spreads wisdom in Egypt

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In his whirlwind visit to Egypt over the weekend, Pope Francis gave several talks in many different settings, from his meeting with the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar and other religious leaders at a conference dedicated to peace to a heartfelt engagement with the Coptic pope. All of what the Holy Father said warrants reading, but I should like to call attention to three items that are especially deserving of reflection.