In Mafia region, pope declares mobsters 'excommunicated'
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"Those who go down the evil path, as the Mafiosi do, are not in communion with God. They are excommunicated," he warned.
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This is where the Pope hits the fan.
This seems like a bold move. Is it?
It's an extremely bold move. I'm searching for a proper analogy but coming up empty.
No pope has ever come out against the mafia before.