Pope shares sadness of French over Notre Dame, hopes for restoration

Firefighters work at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, France April 16, 2019. A massive fire consumed the cathedral on Monday, gutting its roof and stunning France and the world. REUTERS/Yves Herman

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis said on Tuesday that he shared the sadness of the French people mourning the devastation of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame and hoped it would be restored to remain a symbol of the faith of their forefathers. “I associate myself with your sadness, as well as that of the faithful […]

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