Sebastian Gomes shares two reasons why you should follow Pope Francis' trip to Egypt very closely. Learn more about #PopeInEgypt!
Pope Francis to Visit Egypt
Also, Carl Hétu, Director of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association in Canada, sat down with Sebastian last week to discuss the current political and social landscape while looking ahead to Francis' historic visit. What does Francis hope to accomplish in Egypt? What do the minority Christian communities expect from Francis? Is there a danger of another attack during the visit? Can Francis bring hope for peace in a country battling radical Islamists while struggling to build a stable society? Watch below:
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