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Pope Francis prays for Barcelona victims

Posted on 08/18/2017

(Vatican Radio) The Director of the Holy See Press Office, Greg Burke has said that Pope Francis was greatly disturbed by what had happened in Barcelona. He also said that the Pope prayed for the victims and expressed his closeness to the Spanish pPope Francis prays for Barcelona victims [Read More]

Pope Francis prays for victims of Sierra Leone mudslide

Posted on 08/16/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has expressed his “closeness” to those who have loved ones in the tragic mudslide that struck Sierra Leone . A telegram signed by Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin says the Holy Father is prPope Francis prays for victims of Sierra Leone mudslide [Read More]

Pope Francis prays Angelus for Solemnity of the Assumption

Posted on 08/15/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis reflected on the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary at the Angelus on Tuesday. The feast of the Assumption, also known as Ferragosto , is an important religious and civil holiday in Italy, and thousands of fPope Francis prays Angelus for Solemnity of the Assumption [Read More]

Msgr. Paul Tschang In-Nam, the First Apostolic Nuncio to Myanmar

Posted on 08/14/2017

The Holy Father on Saturday  appointed   His Excellency Monsignor Paul Tschang In-Nam , Archbishop of Amanzia, Apostolic Nuncio in Thailand and Cambodia and Apostolic Delegate in Myanmar and Laos, the Apostolic Nuncio to Myanmar.   Msgr. Paul Tschang In-Nam, the First Apostolic Nuncio to Myanmar [Read More]

Angelus: Listen to the Lord not horoscopes or fortune tellers

Posted on 08/13/2017

(Vatican Radio)"When you do not cling to the word of the Lord, but have more security in consulting horoscopes and fortune tellers you become submerged”. Those were Pope Francis’ words during his Angelus address on Sunday in St Peter&rsquAngelus: Listen to the Lord not horoscopes or fortune tellers [Read More]

Centenary of Romero's birth celebrated in Southwark

Posted on 08/11/2017

(Vatican Radio) August 15th 2017 marks the centenary of the birth of Blessed Oscar Romero, the archbishop of San Salvador who was assassinated for speaking out on behalf of the poor and oppressed during his country’s military dictatorship. ThCentenary of Romero's birth celebrated in Southwark [Read More]