Pope Francis described solidarity as the way out of the coronavirus pandemic crisis as he held his first public audience in nearly six months Wednesday after a pause brought on by Italy’s outbreak.
Pope Francis holds Lebanon's flag as he makes a statement about the situation in the country, during a limited public audience at the San Damaso courtyard in The Vatican, Sept. 2, 2020. (AFP)
I invite everyone to join in a universal day of prayer and fasting for Lebanon, on 4 September. I also invite our brothers and sisters of other religious confessions to join in this initiative in whatever way they deem best. https://t.co/2DmrpIJ0XI— Pope Francis (@Pontifex) September 2, 2020