Pope calls for peace in Iraq, Holy Land Syria and Ukraine

(AGI) Vatican City, June 26 - Pope Francis has received theparticipants in the Plenary Assembly of the Reunion of AidAgencies for the Oriental Churches (ROACO). Pope Francis saidthat "real peace, the kind the world cannot provide, is a giftfrom Jesus Christ. It can therefore always be revived." TheHoly Father also spoke in particular of "our brothers andsisters in Syrian and Iraq, their Bishops and priests,"expressing the Catholic Church's solidarity. . .

(AGI) Vatican City, June 26 - Pope Francis has received theparticipants in the Plenary Assembly of the Reunion of AidAgencies for the Oriental Churches (ROACO). Pope Francis saidthat "real peace, the kind the world cannot provide, is a giftfrom Jesus Christ. It can therefore always be revived." TheHoly Father also spoke in particular of "our brothers andsisters in Syrian and Iraq, their Bishops and priests,"expressing the Catholic Church's solidarity. . .