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I find vaccine hesitancy among some Cardinals strange – Pope Francis

16 September 2021 10:57 AM
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Refilwe Moloto
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Refilwe Moloto interviews international correspondent Adam Gilchrist.

Pope Francis says he does not understand why some cardinals in the Catholic Church are hesitating to get vaccinated against Covid-19.

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"It's a bit strange because humanity has a history of friendship with vaccines,” said the puzzled Pope.

“As children, we were vaccinated for measles, polio - all the children were vaccinated, and no one said anything.”

Refilwe Moloto interviewed international correspondent Adam Gilchrist (scroll up to listen – skip to 2:55).

The Pope has said he doesn’t know why there are Covid vaccine-hesitant Cardinals in the Catholic Church…

Adam Gilchrist - international correspondent

The pontiff, who is double-vaxxed himself, has previously encouraged people to be jabbed ‘for the common good’…

Adam Gilchrist - international correspondent

If you were one of those Catholic Cardinals… you now have doubt to go with all that Catholic guilt. How do you handle that?

Adam Gilchrist - international correspondent



16 September 2021 10:57 AM
Tags:
Pope Francis
Catholic Church
Adam Gilchrist
Refilwe Moloto
Breakfast with Refilwe Moloto
vaccine hesitancy

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