14 November, 2015

Pope Francis Donates Crucifix Given to Him by Raul Castro | Aleteia.org

Pope Francis is donating to the parish church of Lampedusa a crucifix given to him by President Raul Castro of Cuba during the recent papal visit to the Caribbean island.
Measuring almost ten feet high, the crucifix is crafted from wooden oars tied with ropes to symbolize the reality of migrants who have crossed the Mediterranean by boat.
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Pope Francis Donates Crucifix Given to Him by Raul Castro | Aleteia.org

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