Pushing Mexico to Pay for Border Wall Is ‘Not Christian’, Says Pope

Pope Francis looks on during a general audience at the Paul VI Audience Hall at the Vatican on February 8, 2017
Once again, Pope Francis appears to be criticizing President Donald Trump and his plans to build a wall on the country’s southern border. While not naming Trump directly, the pontiff called for building bridges and not walls, adding that it was not Christian to ask someone else to pay for it.