Pope Francis stands on a praying platform on the banks of the Rio Grande in Juarez, Mexico, as he prays for a group of migrants sitting along the border fence in El Paso, Texas on Wednesday. Pope Francis offered a prayer for the migrants who have died crossing the border.
Pope Francis stands on a praying platform on the banks of the Rio Grande in Juarez, Mexico, as he prays for a group of migrants sitting along the border fence in El Paso, Texas on Wednesday. Pope Francis offered a prayer for the migrants who have died crossing the border. Eric Gay Associated Press
Pope Francis stands on a praying platform on the banks of the Rio Grande in Juarez, Mexico, as he prays for a group of migrants sitting along the border fence in El Paso, Texas on Wednesday. Pope Francis offered a prayer for the migrants who have died crossing the border. Eric Gay Associated Press

In Mexico, Pope Francis urges governments to ‘open hearts’ to migrants

February 17, 2016 09:20 PM