Pope express closeness to Muslims in wake of Mecca tragedy

Before beginning the celebration of Vespers with the clergy of New York, speaking in Spanish Francis said his thoughts turn to the victims of the disaster in the holy place of Islam. Saudi King: “We need to review the organization of pilgrimages.” Ayatollah Khamenei: “Riyadh accept the huge responsibility of this disaster.” Criticism from the Islamic world and pilgrims.


I’m very glad the Pope expressed his sympathy towards Muslims following the tragic event, I would have been very surprised if he hadn’t.

I agree, The Pope as the Vicar of Christ came to offer his Love and teaching’s to ALL the world. He never rejects anyone who is in need of prayers and lives to bring the truth and light of God to all.

For anyone who seeks shall receive!! God never said only Christians, Jews, etc.

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