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Pope’s closeness to Egypt’s suffering Christians is crucial during Cairo visit

Pope’s closeness to Egypt’s suffering Christians is crucial during Cairo visit

2017-04-27 18:43:27

(Vatican Radio) Father Christopher Clohessy, a professor at the Pontifical Institute for Arabic and Islamic Studies said it’s crucial that Egypt’s suffering Christian minority feel the pastoral closeness of Pope Francis during his 24 hour visit to C...

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Pope Francis receives IFCA Congress participants

Pope Francis receives IFCA Congress participants

2017-04-27 14:12:47

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis received participants in the Congress of the International Forum-Catholic Action on Thursday morning in the Synod Hall at the Vatican. The Congress is focused on the theme: “Catholic Action in Mission with All and for Ev...

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Pope: Christians are called to be witnesses of obedience

Pope: Christians are called to be witnesses of obedience

2017-04-27 13:43:21

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Thursday reflected on the fact that being Christian is not a social status.Speaking during the homily at the Mass in the Casa Santa Marta the Pope said Christians must be witnesses of obedience to God, like Jesus was....

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Pope meets with Papal Foundation

Pope meets with Papal Foundation

2017-04-27 10:52:21

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis received members of the Papal Foundation on Thursday who are on their annual visit to the Vatican. The Holy Father thanked them for supporting many religious and charitable causes and encouraged them, as a vital part of...

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Press briefing at the conclusion of the meeting of the C-9

Press briefing at the conclusion of the meeting of the C-9

2017-04-26 15:19:16

(Vatican Radio) The Director of the Holy See Press Office, Greg Burke, held a briefing for the press on the XIX Meeting of the Cardinal Councillors with Pope Francis. The Council of Cardinals, he said, met with the Holy Father for three days: Monday...

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Pope Francis at audience: our faith an anchor in heaven

Pope Francis at audience: our faith an anchor in heaven

2017-04-26 11:38:19

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis held his weekly General Audience in St. Peter’s Square on Wednesday, during which he continued his catechetical reflections on the theme of Christian hope, focusing specifically on the final words of comfort and consolat...

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