domenica 31 ottobre 2021

First Nations leader recalls unsuccessful 2017 effort to bring Pope Francis to Saskatchewan

(Jason Warick, CBC)
Vatican recently said pontiff has agreed to visit Canada to further reconciliation​ -- The effort to bring Pope Francis to Canada for a long-awaited apology over the Catholic Church's role in running residential schools can be traced back to a 2016 conversation between two seemingly homeless men on a downtown Saskatoon sidewalk. Those men — one a bishop and the other a First Nations chief — had just spent the night in a park, struggling to stay warm in the unseasonably cool June air. (...)