The Pope called for an end to the slave trade – Your Bible

On the eve of world day against human trafficking Pope Francis called for a resolute fight against this shameful crime.

After the reading of the prayer “the angel of the Lord” Sunday July 29, the Pope again appealed denouncing a new form of human slavery, reports the Christian megaportal with reference to Vatican News.

The Pontiff recalled that on July 30 worldwide by the UN day of fight against human trafficking.

“This disaster reduced to a state of slavery, many men, women and children for sexual and labour exploitation, organ trafficking, forced begging and crime, including here in Rome, said the Pope. — In addition, migration routes are often used by traffickers and exploiters to attract new victims of the modern slave trade. All must condemn injustice and firmly to confront this shameful crime.”

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