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During the general audience this Wednesday Pope Benedict expressed his profound sadness at the episodes of violence that took place in Cairo last Sunday. He said "I share the suffering of the families of the victims and of all the Egyptian people, lacerated by attempts to undermine peaceful coexistence among their communities, a coexistence which it is vital to safeguard, especially in this moment of transition". The Holy Father continued: "I exhort the faithful to pray that that society might enjoy true peace, based on justice and respect for the freedom and dignity of all citizens". Pope Benedict concluded: "I support the efforts made by the civil and religious authorities in Egypt to foster a soci ...