giovedì 25 maggio 2017

Mindanao cardinal seeks Muslim leaders' help for abducted priest

Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Cardinal Quevedo appealed for help after the abduction of a Catholic priest following clashes between the Maute Group and forces of the government in Marawi City. In an interview with the Church-run Radio Veritas, the country's first cardinal from Mindanao expressed hope that Muslim religious leaders would be able to persuade the abductors to release their hostages. "I pray for the safety of all the hostages. (...)