Pope’s speech at the Shrine of Madhu, former refuge to thousands during Sri Lanka’s civil war

Pope’s speech at the Shrine of Madhu, former refuge to thousands during Sri Lanka’s civil war

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January 14, 2015. In his speech, the Pope noted that among the pilgrims attending there were families that had suffered the consequences of Sri Lanka’s civil war. He concluded that the country will only embrace true reconciliation as long as it truly repents from all “evil which this land has known.”