Pope criticizes people going on vacations to avoid Covid-19 lockdowns
The pontiff said Sunday he was “saddened” by news reports claiming that people were flying abroad to have fun amid the pandemic.
“They are good people, but they didn’t think about those who were staying at home, of the economic problems of many people who have been hit hard by the lockdown, of the sick people,” Pope Francis said Sunday.
“[They thought] only about going on holiday and having fun. This pained me a lot,” the Pope said at the end of his Sunday Angelus prayer.
Pope Francis held his Sunday prayers from the Apostolic Palace library, rather than from the usual window overlooking St. Peter’s Square where crowds would usually gather, in …continued .
[Original Source: CNN]