Quantcast

Francis looks to heal Church by canonizing two popes this month

By Agence France-Presse
Thursday, April 10, 2014 7:01 EDT
google plus icon
Pope Francis celebrates mass in St Peter's Basilica (AFP)
Topics:
 
  • Print Friendly and PDF
  • Email this page
Francis looks to heal Church with two pope saints (via AFP)

Pope Francis aims to unite conservative and reformist strands of Catholicism with the first canonisation of two popes this month — an impressive masterstroke that has already stirred dissent in some quarters. Conferring sainthood on John XXIII and…



Agence France-Presse
Agence France-Presse
AFP journalists cover wars, conflicts, politics, science, health, the environment, technology, fashion, entertainment, the offbeat, sports and a whole lot more in text, photographs, video, graphics and online.
 
 
 
 
By commenting, you agree to our terms of service
and to abide by our commenting policy.
 
Google+