"The Holy Father thus sincerely regrets that certain passages of his address could have sounded offensive to the sensitivities of the Muslim faithful," Bertone said.
He opened his regular Sunday blessing with a plea for calm and understanding. "I am deeply sorry for the reactions in some countries to a few passages of my address which were considered offensive to the sensibility of Muslims," he told pilgrims at his Castelgandolfo summer residence.
Still waiting for him to apologise to the rest of us who are humanist, secular, pluralist, free thinkers. Anytime now Benny baby.
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