Vatican News

9/11: "The darkest day"

18 years have gone by since the day that left an indelible mark on the world.

By Vatican News

Pope Saint John Paul II described 11 September 2001 as a “dark day in human history”. Popes Benedict XVI and Francis have paid tribute to the victims at Ground Zero and raised their voices to appeal for a culture of peace and fraternity. 


11 September 2019, 15:02