Pained Pope pays tribute to Notre-Dame firefighters

A general view shows Notre-Dame Cathedral after a massive fire devastated large parts of the gothic structure in Paris, France, April 17, 2019. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis on Wednesday thanked rescuers who put their lives at risk to salvage the medieval Catholic cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris from a devastating blaze and said he was eager to see it restored. “The gratitude of the entire Church goes to those who did everything in their power to […]

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