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Pope Francis wants Mafia excommunicated: Queen's University expert

2014-06-23

Queen’s University papal expert Robert Dennis can comment on Pope Francis denouncing the Mafia and saying mobsters are excommunicated. The announcement came after the Pope travelled to the southern region of Calabria and met with the father of a three year old boy slain in the region’s drug war.

Dr. Dennis is also the Vice-President of the Canadian Catholic Historical Association.

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