Father Francisco asked this Sunday (21.04.2019) to the diri political people of Venezuela who put an end to the crisis that hits the country and also urged that are conducive to a peaceful solution in Nicaragua, in its message of Easter in this Resurrección Domingo.
«May the joy of the resurrection fill the hearts of all people in the Americas suffer the consequences of difficult political and economic situations. «I am thinking in particular of the Venezuelan people: in so many people lacking the minimum conditions for a dignified and secure life because of a crisis that continues and worsens», said Francisco.
«That the Lord grant to those who have political responsibilities work to put an end to social injustice, abuse and violence, and to take concrete measures that would allow heal divisions and give people the help they need», he added.
On Nicaragua, Jorge Bergoglio encouraged to continue with efforts «to find a peaceful and negotiated solution as soon as possible for the benefit of all Nicaraguans».
The Pontiff gave his Easter message from the central Loggia of the basilica of San Pedro of the Vatican and focused on the importance of ensuring peace in the world.
After completing your message, gave the traditional blessing Urbi et Orbi (to the city and to the world) and then regretted «the cruel violence» following the attacks in Sri Lanka.