Pope Francis denounces modern-day 'Judases' behind terror attacks

March 24, 2016 7:16 PM

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As the death toll from the Brussels terror attacks rose on March 24, Pope Francis began three days of solemn observances leading to Easter Sunday by denouncing those who fuel terrorism the way some once backed Judas against Jesus.

Washing the feet of a dozen migrants at an asylum center north of Rome -- several of them Muslims -- Francis said his gesture was meant to show that we are "all brothers and children of the same God: we want to live together in peace."

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