Pope Francis laments a ‘world at war’, says religion not to blame

Pope Francis laments a ‘world at war’, says religion not to blame

Pope Francis said on Wednesday the world was at war but argued that religion was not the cause, as he arrived in Poland for an international gathering of Catholic youth a day after jihadists murdered a priest in France. The brutal killing of Father Jacques Hamel during Mass in France on Tuesday by two assailants […]

Orlando shooter’s dad says attack ‘nothing to do with religion’

Orlando shooter’s dad says attack ‘nothing to do with religion’

  The Afghan-born father of Omar Mateen, the man police identified as the gunman who killed 50 people at a packed gay nightclub in Florida on Sunday, is a fringe political commentator who rails against Pakistan and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani. Seddique Mateen, who public records indicate is the father of Omar Mateen, had an […]