As the deadline draws closer for the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union, there is as yet no political consensus.
COMMENTARY: To put it lightly, the situation is a farce.
Given the history of the Brexit saga to date, Boris Johnson is going to need all the prayers he can get.
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On his return trip, the Holy Father fielded questions about a range of subjects, including the role of the Pope Emeritus, the Pan-Orthodox Council, the Reformation, women deaconesses and Brexit.
COMMENTARY: Yesterday’s vote will enhance British democracy, but only a spiritual revival can successfully address the major issues confronting the U.K. and other Western nations.
En route to Armenia, the Holy Father said the historic vote to leave the European Union reflects the ‘will of the people.’
Voters go to the polls on June 23 to decide whether or not Britain should leave the European Union.