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Pope Encourages Europeans to Offer Refugees Warm Welcome

Pope Francis encouraged European countries Saturday to welcome refugees fleeing violence in order to reduce terror and foster a greater sense of humanity and hospitality. Speaking in Rome to alumni of Jesuit schools in Europe, Francis said authentic hospitality acts as a bulwark against terrorism. "I encourage you to welcome refugees into your homes and communities, so that their first experience of Europe is not the traumatic experience of sleeping cold on the streets, but one of...

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