Free yourselves from mafia, pope says in crime-infested suburb

Pope Francis arrives to lead the Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican, May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini/File Photo

ROME – Pope Francis on Sunday visited a once-tranquil seaside community outside Rome that has become a power center of mafia violence and political corruption and urged residents to break away from the “moorings of fear”. For decades popes have held the traditional Corpus Christi feast Mass and subsequent procession in the center of Rome, […]

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