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Vatican delegation visits Syrian Aleppo

Vatican delegation visits Syrian Aleppo

2017-01-24 13:48:42

(Vatican Radio)  Pope Francis has sent an official delegate from the Vatican’s Dicastery for the Promotion of Integral Human Development to Aleppo in Syria. Msgr. Giampietro Dal Toso, the Pope’s delegate, visited the war-ravaged city on the 18-23 Ja...

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Message for World Day of Communications: Communicating Hope and Trust in our Time

Message for World Day of Communications: Communicating Hope and Trust in our Time

2017-01-24 12:01:48

(Vatican Radio) The Vatican has released Pope Francis’ Message for the 51st World Day of Social Communications. The theme of this year’s message is "Fear not, for I am with you": Communicating Hope and Trust in our Time. The World Day of Social Comm...

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Pope Francis: the wonders of the priesthood of Christ

Pope Francis: the wonders of the priesthood of Christ

2017-01-23 12:02:19

(Vatican Radio) The great wonders of the priesthood of Christ, who offered Himself, once for all, for the forgiveness of sins; and who now intercedes for us before the Father; and who will return to bring us with Him: those are the three stages of t...

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Pope grants interview to Spanish daily El País

Pope grants interview to Spanish daily El País

2017-01-22 15:41:15

(Vatican Radio) In an interview published by Spanish language newspaper El País, Pope Francis said he is most concerned with those in the Church – Bishops, priests, nuns, laymen – who are ‘anesthetized,’ rather than those who are asleep. Those who a...

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Pope: Call of first Christians inspires us to share Gospel

Pope: Call of first Christians inspires us to share Gospel

2017-01-22 12:12:20

(Vatican Radio) At the Angelus on Sunday, Pope Francis focused on the early days of Jesus ministry, in Galilee. This region, the Holy Father noted, was a kind of crossroads between the Mediterranean and the Mesopotamian hinterlands. Because of the p...

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Pope Francis calls for continued prayer for Christian Unity

Pope Francis calls for continued prayer for Christian Unity

2017-01-22 12:15:39

(Vatican Radio) Following the Angelus on Sunday, Pope Francis noted that we are currently in the midst of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, which has for its theme this year “Reconciliation – The Love of Christ Compels Us.” He noted that the w...

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