Pope calls for solidarity with migrants and poor

(AGI) Vatican City, July 6 - Pope Francis made a powerfulappeal on Sunday for solidarity with the poor and migrants,recalling the words of the Gospel, "Come to Me, all of you whoare weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." "In thepoorest countries, but also in the suburbs of richer countries,many people are tired and exhausted under the unbearable weightof abandonment and indifference. On the margins of societythere are so many men and women tested by poverty, but also bythe disappointments of life and by frustration," the Pontiffsaid in his

(AGI) Vatican City, July 6 - Pope Francis made a powerfulappeal on Sunday for solidarity with the poor and migrants,recalling the words of the Gospel, "Come to Me, all of you whoare weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." "In thepoorest countries, but also in the suburbs of richer countries,many people are tired and exhausted under the unbearable weightof abandonment and indifference. On the margins of societythere are so many men and women tested by poverty, but also bythe disappointments of life and by frustration," the Pontiffsaid in his homily during the Angelus prayer. . .