Pope Francis asks European parishes to shelter refugees

September 6, 2015 11:40 PM

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Pope Francis is calling on Europe's Catholics to offer aid to incoming refugees. During a Sunday service in Rome, Francis asked, "Every parish, every religious community, every monastery, every sanctuary of Europe, take in one family."

And the Vatican is no exception. Vatican Radio reports two of its parishes will each be caring for a refugee family in the next few days.

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