• Betty Clermont

    The director of the Holy See Press Office, Fr. Federico Lombardi, explained: the arrangement were made some time ago “thanks to negotiations between the Secretariat of State and the competent Greek and Italian authorities.” Putting them on the same plane with the pope was more PR grandstanding.

  • bbeck

    He, the Pope, saved them? It was a miracle? It was a miracle journey? So everybody got two cars, a house, $50,000 cash now, $50,000 per year for 5 years, all medical bills paid forever, I’ve got to make that trip, see the Pope, get that miracle…what! That didn’t happen? What’s that miracle again?

  • Shame_I_think

    bbeck, it is a negative MIRACLE that someone like you in 2016 do not know that must of Europe has social medicine, that cash to certain point is inmaterial but peace and tranquility is material.
    That somebody like you keep thinking of MONEY, money what for ? you can not take it with you when you die.