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Cardinal Turkson: We're Not Trying to Be the UN, But Listen to Those on Peripheries

Tells ZENIT Upcoming World Meeting of Popular Movements Will Listen to Local Needs, Respond to Pope Francis' Invitation to Reach Out to the Margins

Vatican City, (Zenit.org) Deborah Castellano Lubov | 562 hits

Cardinal Peter Kodwo Appiah Turkson has said that while the Vatican is “not trying to be the UN,” it can and is determined to listen and respond to those in need "on the peripheries." The cardinal from Ghana, who serves as president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, made these observations to ZENIT...

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