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Pope to bless Bethlehem icon at All Saints Anglican Church

Pope to bless Bethlehem icon at All Saints Anglican Church

2017-02-25 13:43:25

(Vatican Radio) The blessing of a newly commissioned icon of Christ the Saviour sets the stage for Pope Francis’ historic visit to the Anglican Church of All Saints on Sunday. It’s the first time a pope has ever visited an Anglican place of worship...

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Card. Turkson on Vatican seminar on the human right to water

Card. Turkson on Vatican seminar on the human right to water

2017-02-24 14:28:29

(Vatican Radio) A 2-day seminar focusing on the contribution of science, culture, politics and technology in improving water and sanitation management came to a close on Friday in the Vatican.  The workshop organized by the Pontifical Academy of Sci...

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Pope Francis: In God there is both justice and mercy

Pope Francis: In God there is both justice and mercy

2017-02-24 17:24:19

(Vatican Radio) In the journey of the Christian, truth is not negotiable; rather, a Christian must be just in mercy, as Jesus teaches us. That was the message of Pope Francis at the morning Mass at the Casa Santa Marta. The Holy Father warned agains...

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Pope Francis addresses Vatican conference on human right to water

Pope Francis addresses Vatican conference on human right to water

2017-02-24 17:24:23

(Vatican Radio)  Pope Francis met on Friday with participants in a conference on the human right to water, organised by the Pontifical Academy of Sciences. Listen to the report by Philippa Hitchen: Pope Francis said the questions concerning the...

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Pope to French volunteers: promote a culture of mercy

Pope to French volunteers: promote a culture of mercy

2017-02-25 12:03:36

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis received in audience on Saturday the French voluntary service agency, “the Catholic Delegation for Cooperation”, which is marking the 50th anniversary of its foundation. Listen to Lydia O’Kane's report   The Catholic Del...

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Pope Francis: A society that excludes not worthy of mankind

Pope Francis: A society that excludes not worthy of mankind

2017-02-25 12:49:20

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Saturday encouraged the Comunità di Capodarco in its work to help the disabled and marginalized people of society. The community was founded in 1966 in the Capodarco neighborhood of the eastern Italian city of Fermo....

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