Osama bin Laden, as we all know, bore the most serious responsibility for spreading divisions and hatred among populations, causing the deaths of innumerable people, and manipulating religions for this purpose.
In the face of a man’s death, a Christian never rejoices, but reflects on the serious responsibilities of each person before God and before men, and hopes and works so that every event may be the occasion for the further growth of peace and not of hatred.
Monday, May 2, 2011
Vatican statement on death of Osama Bin Laden
Vatican spokesman Father Federico Lombardi, S.J., released the following statement regarding the death of Osama bin Laden:
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