Pope: Don’t Equate Islam With Violence


jihad-terroristsHas he been paying attention?

Pope Francis said it’s wrong to stereotype Islam as a violent religion today, speaking to a group of reporters aboard the papal plane returning from Turkey.

Following a three-day visit that included meeting with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, Francis said he understood why Muslims are offended by the notion that Islam is linked to terrorism.

The Pope also urged Islamic leaders to announce a global condemnation of terrorism to help dispel the stereotype perpetuated by the Islamic State. Francis has asked for dialogue between the two religions to help resolve conflict in the Middle East. Read more.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. Francis is the most liberal pope in centuries. Even the Catholics are getting tired of his liberalism. A new Schism may be in the works.

  2. Exactly….
    ” Islamic leaders to announce a global condemnation of terrorism”
    Maybe when one of them does this we will reconsider but until then the answer is clear.

  3. With tens of thousands of his followers there what do you expect him to say. Their lives are at stake And slowly they are dying out