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Letter: Vatican needs to open up the books

Pope Francis, you’ve got to love him. He strays from the “script” and poses for “selfies.” How refreshing.

I am writing to his holiness to ask that the Vatican archives be opened on what did Pope Pius XII know and do during World War II. Did he try to stop the slaughter of 6 million Jews by the Germans, one third children?

A committee of all religions were close to seeing the documents, but the door was slammed on them at the last minute. Is there something to hide? All sins of the “church” should be seen by all.

Richard Goodwin

Snowmass Village

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