Pope Francis prayed for Bishop Rolando Álvarez, who was convicted and sentenced by a Nicaraguan court to 26 years in prison.
Formerly imprisoned Nicaraguan bishops arrive in Rome. Pope Francis made for peace in Nicaragua.
Rev. Thomas Wenski, the Archbishop of Miami, said Nicaragua is persecuting the Roman Catholic church.
Saint Agatha Catholic Church in Miami, Florida supports Catholics who escaped persecution in Nicaragua.
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