Recently Pope Francis made some impromptu remarks about weapons manufacturers at a meeting with young people in Turin.
These were poorly misreported in the press and have resulted in a number of questions being asked.
First we will take a look at what he said and then look at some of the questions that have been asked.
Here are 12 things to know and share . . .
1) Where can I read the pope’s remarks in their entirety?
The Italian original is here.
At present, there is no official English translation, but Fr. Stephanos Pedrano, O.S.B. of Prince of Peace Abbey kindly provided me with an unofficial one of the part of his remarks dealing with weapons manufacturers.
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