Pope Pius XI Supports Fascists Fighting Spanish Government in Civil War

Pope Pius XI Supports Fascists Fighting Spanish Government in Civil War

Achille Ratti, Pope Pius XI
Source: Wikipedia

Pope Pius XI, commenting on the Spanish Civil War, expresses thinly-veiled support for the fascists fighting against the duly-elected Spanish government.

Pope Pius XI gives his blessing to "those who have assumed the difficult and dangerous task of defending and restoring the right and honor of God and religion."

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