The ultra-conservative chief, who’s Catholic himself, criticized the left-leaning Latin American pope as the previous Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, an opponent of Bolsonaro, met and obtained a blessing from Francis.
“Pope Francis stated yesterday the Amazon is his, the world’s, everybody’s. Nicely, the pope could also be Argentinian, however God is Brazilian,” Bolsonaro stated Thursday, interesting to his nation’s sovereignty.
Equally, over the weekend, Bolsonaro made a surprise appearance at a “historic” gathering of evangelical Christians, the place he declared that he’s a believer in Jesus and that Brazil belongs to God.
On Wednesday, Francis refused to approve the ordination of married males to deal with the Catholic Church’s priest scarcity on the planet’s largest rainforest, however as an alternative, he wrote a document called “Beloved Amazon” calling on the world to finish the “injustice and crime” of world warming dedicated towards the Amazonian folks and its surroundings after file fires devasted the…