Pope Francis Sick the Day After Encouraging Coronavirus Victims

Pope Francis Sick the Day After Encouraging Coronavirus Victims

Simply 24 hours after he revealed public assistance for the people suffering from coronavirus around the globe, Pope Francis has fallen ill.

” I wish, again, to reveal my nearness to those who are ill with coronavirus and to healthcare workers who are caring for them,” Pope Francis said on Wednesday.

On Thursday, the 82- year-old pontiff was forced to cancel a penitential Mass at St. John Lateran basilica that would have marked the start of Lent. While he still plans to continue his work, Francis “preferred to stay near [his residence in] Santa Marta,” while he is under the weather.

So far, a minimum of 400 cases of “Covid-19” have actually been confirmed in Italy, killing12 Italy’s Prime Minister, Giuseppe Conte, has prompted the general public to “stop the panic” around the growing pandemic regardless of worries about food and offered healthcare.

” Panic is an entirely unjustified response that jeopardizes the total efficiency of the system and sets off regrettable speculations on the costs of some products,” he stated.

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