Message of the Holy Father for the crew of the submarine missing in the South Atlantic, Argentina
The following is the message sent by Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin on behalf of the Holy Father to the Military Ordinary of Argentina, Msgr. Santiago Olivera, for the crew of the submarine missing in Argentine waters in the South Atlantic.
MSGR. SANTIAGO OLIVERA
POPE FRANCIS ASSURES HIS FERVENT PRAYERS FOR THE 44 OFFICERS ABOARD THE ARA SAN JUAN, WHICH WENT MISSING LAST WEDNESDAY AND ASKS THAT HIS CLOSENESS BE CONVEYED TO THEIR FAMILIES AND TO THE MILITARY AND CIVIL AUTHORITIES OF THE COUNTRY IN THESE DIFFICULT MOMENTS. LIKEWISE, HE ENCOURAGES THE EFFORTS