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Italy drought: Vatican turns of fountains to save water

Posted on 07/25/2017

(Vatican Radio) The drought that is affecting the city of Rome and the surrounding areas of the capital has led the Holy See to take measures to save water. The Governorate of Vatican City State has decided to turn off all the fountains, both the eItaly drought: Vatican turns of fountains to save water [Read More]

Vatican on migration: an opportunity for development and fraternity

Posted on 07/24/2017

(Vatican Radio) The integration of migrants and refugees in host nations can and must become an opportunity for new understanding, broader horizons and greater development for everyone. This message was at the heart of a statement released on MondaVatican on migration: an opportunity for development and fraternity [Read More]

Angelus: Pope appeals for dialogue after Jerusalem violence

Posted on 07/23/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has appealed for moderation and dialogue after a surge of violence and killings over Jerusalem’s Temple Mount . Addressing the crowds gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the Sunday  Angelus , the PopeAngelus: Pope appeals for dialogue after Jerusalem violence [Read More]

Pope Francis donates €25 thousand to ease East Africa famine

Posted on 07/21/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has donated €25 thousand to the efforts of the United Nations ’ Food and Agriculture Organisation , FAO , in support of people facing famine and food insecurity in East Africa . The Holy Father had plPope Francis donates €25 thousand to ease East Africa famine [Read More]

Pope's Message to World Movement of Christian Workers

Posted on 07/16/2017

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has sent a Message to the International Meeting of the World Movement of Christian Workers which has been taking place in Ávila, Spain, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of its foundation. 120 delegatPope's Message to World Movement of Christian Workers [Read More]

Pope Francis renews prayer for Venezuela

Posted on 07/16/2017

(Vatican Radio) The Pope during his Angelus  in St Peter's Square on Sunday once again addressed his thoughts to Venezuela. Greeting the Venezuelan Catholic community in Italy he renewed his prayer for what he called, this "beloved country"Pope Francis renews prayer for Venezuela [Read More]