Pope prays for the victims of chemical explosions in China

Pope prays for the victims of chemical explosions in China

_82154975_82154042Pope Francis, deeply moved by the Chinese citizens affection by chemical explosions in Tianjin, China, expressed his profound sympathy and assured his prayers for them. 114 persons are reported dead and more than 700 injured in the explosions. 70 people are missing.

“I assure my prayers for those who have lost their lives, and for all those suffering from this disaster; may the Lord give relief to them and support those committed to alleviating their suffering” the Pontiff said.

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