‘Brothers and sisters’ of the Mafia, repent, pope says in Sicily

Pope Francis celebrates a holy mass in Palermo, Italy, September 15, 2018. Vatican Media/Handout via REUTERS.

PALERMO (Reuters) – Pope Francis appealed to Sicily’s Mafia on Saturday to abandon a life of crime and violence, saying the island needed “men and women of love, not men and women ‘of honor,’” using the term mobsters apply to themselves. Francis, in the Sicilian capital, said organized crime members – many of whom go […]

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