To ignore human trafficking is to be complicit, Pope Francis says

Posted February 7, 2019 9:09 pm by Editor

To ignore human trafficking is to be complicit, Pope Francis says

VATICAN – To be indifferent to or ignore human trafficking and modern-day slavery would be to become an accomplice to those crimes, Pope Francis said.”Although we try to ignore it, slavery is not something from other times,” he said in a video explaining his prayer intention for the month of February.”We cannot ignore the fact that there is as much slavery in the world today as there was before, or perhaps more,” he said in the one-minute video, published online at www.thePopevideo.org Feb. 7.”Faced with this tragic reality, no one can wash their hands of it without being, in some

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