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Pope to Settecolli swimmers: virtue, gratitude, stewardship

Posted on 06/24/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis received athletes, organisers and sponsors of the "Settecolli" international swimming competition on Saturday. The Settecolli event is the last major competition ahead of the  World Championships in Budapest inPope to Settecolli swimmers: virtue, gratitude, stewardship [Read More]

Programme of Pope Francis' Apostolic Journey to Colombia in September

Posted on 06/23/2017

(Vatican Radio)  The Vatican has released the details of Pope Francis' Apostolic Journey to Colombia, due to take place from 6 to 11 of September 2017. Please find below the full programme: Wednesday 6 September 2017 ROME-BOGOTÁ 1Programme of Pope Francis' Apostolic Journey to Colombia in September [Read More]

Pope's homily: Become small to hear the voice of the Lord

Posted on 06/23/2017

(Vatican Radio) In order to hear the voice of the Lord, you need to make yourself small. That was the message of Pope Francis in his homily at the daily Mass at the Casa Santa Marta on Friday morning, as the Church celebrates the Solemnity of tPope's homily: Become small to hear the voice of the Lord [Read More]

Pope to Serra International: Keep moving forward with courage

Posted on 06/23/2017

(Vatican Radio) “Keep moving forward with courage, creativity and boldness.” Those were Pope Francis’ words to Serra International whom he met on Friday on the occasion of their 75th convention. Listen to our report:  Pope to Serra International: Keep moving forward with courage [Read More]

Pope Francis meets King and Queen of the Netherlands

Posted on 06/22/2017

(Vatican Radio)  Pope Francis received King Willem-Alexander and his wife, Queen Máxima, of the Netherlands in a private audience at the Vatican on Thursday. A communiqué from the Holy See Press Office said their discussions were &Pope Francis meets King and Queen of the Netherlands [Read More]

Pope to ROACO recalls suffering of Eastern-rite Christians

Posted on 06/22/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Thursday met with members of ROACO , (Reunion of Aid Agencies for the Oriental Churches) who have been holding their 90th plenary assembly in Rome this week. The meeting brings Church leaders from countries across tPope to ROACO recalls suffering of Eastern-rite Christians [Read More]