- Jan 25, 2021
One immediate result of Pope Francis’s trip to Chile may be a prison reform allowing female inmates to remain united with their children.
SANTIAGO, Chile — Looking to put Chile’s sex abuse scandal behind him, Pope Francis dives Wednesday into another divisive issue roiling the South American nation: the plight of the indigenous Mapuche and their long-running conflicts with government authorities. In an ominous reminder of how the centuries-long conflict has occasionally erupted
Three churches have been firebombed in Chile on the first full day of Pope Francis’s visit to the Andean nation.
Pope Francis celebrated Mass at O’Higgins Park in Santiago on his first full day in Chile.
The pope urged for an end to nuclear war while greeting journalists en route to Chile.