Articles on this issue "mafia"
“Convert, there is still time, so that you don’t end up in hell.” Pope Francis made this appeal to the Mafia during a Friday evening prayer vigil. The Holy Father participated in the 19th …read more
On Friday evening, Pope Francis met in the church of Saint Gregory VII of Rome with the participants in the Prayer Vigil organized by the “Libera” Foundation, in the 19th Annual “Day of …read more
The Holy Father will visit the parish of San Gregorio VII in Rome on Friday 21 March to meet with the participants in a meeting organised by the “Libera” Foundation, presided by Don Luigi …read more
News of a possible attempt by the Mafia on the Pope’s life, which was reported by ZENIT’s Spanish edition, has caused concern throughout Latin America. Nicola Gratteri, the Assistant Public …read more
On Sunday, Pope Francis addressed thousands gathered in St. Peter’s Square who came to join the Holy Father in praying the Angelus. The Pope earlier celebrated Mass in the parish of Saints …read more
The Italian bishops' conference published a document calling for attention and resolution to the problems in the South of their country that proliferate organized Mafia crime. The document, …read more
Benedict XVI called for widespread initiatives in Naples to help curb the prevalent "mentality" of violence in the city, and slammed in particular the organized crime of the Camorra. The …read more