Pope Prays for Martyrs, Victims of Violence
After praying the noonday Angelus on March 24, 2019, with the crowd in St. Peter’s Square the Holy Father turned his attention to those who have been martyred and the victims of violence in a world beset with turmoil.
“Underway in Nicaragua since February 27 is an important conversation to resolve the grave socio-political crisis the country is going through,” the Pope noted. “I accompany the initiative with prayer and I encourage the parties to find a peaceful solution soonest for the good of all.
“Beatified yesterday at Tarragona, Spain, was Mariano Mullerat i Soldevila, a young father of a family and