June 20, 1995 in Nation/World

Mea Culpa


A wave of confession and repentance for past sins: Pope John Paul II wants Catholicism to openly repent its historic transgressions before the next millennium.

Protestants and Catholics will gather in France next Easter to say prayers of remorse for the thousands of Muslims slain by European knights in the Crusades.

New Zealanders have gathered by the thousands to confess sins against the Maoris.

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