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Pope laments Bucha massacre, calls for end to war in Ukraine

Pope Francis laments the massacre of civilians in the Kyiv suburb of Bucha during Russia’s occupation of the area, and renews his calls for an end to the war in Ukraine.

Highlights of Pope’s Apostolic Journey to Malta.

Video highlights of Pope Francis' 2-day Apostolic Journey to Malta on 2-3 April 2022, during which he spoke against all forms of war, urged nations to welcome migrants, and blessed the Maltese people by recalling that Jesus can work wonders in us.

Pope Francis: ‘We never learn, we are enamored of war and the spirit of Cain!’

Pope Francis answers questions about the war in Ukraine and the possibility of a journey to Kyiv, during the short flight from Malta to Rome at the conclusion of his 36th Apostolic Journey.

Consecration of Russia and Ukraine to Our Lady: Praying for peace, not for one side

Pope Francis will consecrate Russia to Our Lady of Fatima tomorrow, March 25th. The driving force of the prayer is the peace in Ukraine, not the victory for anyone.