A recent news reports has disclosed that Pope Francis stated that the United States president – Donald Trump is not a Christian.
The comment by Pope Francis according to MYTECH was made on Wednesday, 7th October, 2020 where he boldly stated that President Trump of the United States ‘is not Christian”.
Reports had it that Pope Francis before making the comment was reacting to Trump’s campaign promises to deport more immigrants and force Mexico to pay for a wall along the border.
The comment by the Pope was made in Rome, Italy after he returned from his six-day visit to Mexico when a reporter asked him about the President on the papal airliner.
In the Pope’s statement while replying yo the reported, he said, “A person who thinks only about building walls, wherever they may be, and not building bridges, is not Christian”.
The Pope when asked if he was planning on influencing Catholics in how they vote in the presidential election disclosed that he was was not going to get involved in that.
He stated this at the border city of Ciudad Juárez barely three hours after he concluded his Mexico trip.
“I say only that this man is not Christian if he has said things like that” – the pontiff clarified.