Near-death of anti-vaccine cardinal is an “irony of life,” says Pope Francis
news.movim.eu / ArsTechnica · Thursday, 16 September - 16:47
Pope Francis, well-known for his freewheeling conversations with journalists aboard the papal plane, yesterday called out COVID-19 vaccine resistance within church ranks as he flew home from Hungary and Slovakia. And he went straight to the top.
"Even in the College of Cardinals, there are a few 'deniers' ['negazionisti'] and one of them, poor man, is hospitalized with the virus," Francis told journalists on the flight, according to a translation of his Italian remarks .
Then he added, "Mah, ironia della vita…"