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Bruno Marie Duffé, new secretary of the Department for Integral Development

June 16, 2017. Thepope has named French priest Bruno Marie Duffé, from Lyon, number two of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development. He will be in charge of one of the key offices in the Vatican Curia.
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Angela Merkel to meet with pope on June 17

June 9, 2017. The Vatican has confirmed that on Saturday, June 17, German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet with Pope Francis. Both have previously met in Rome in May 2016, February 2015 and May 2013, two months after Pope Francis was elected pontiff.
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Pope Francis to meet with Venezuelan bishops on June 8

June 5, 2017. Pope Francis will meet with Venezuelan bishops next Thursday to discuss the situation their country is facing.
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New secretary of the Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life

May 31, 2017. The Brazilian priest Alexandre Awi Mello, the National Director of Brazil's Schönstatt Movement, will serve as the new secretary. He was born Rio de Janeiro in 1971, and ordained a priest in 2001.
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Pope sends condolences and solidarity to Cairo after bus attack

May 26, 2017. Secretary of State, Pietro Parolin, wrote a letter to His Excellency Abdel Fattah Al Sisi after the bus attack Friday in Cairo, which left close to 30 Coptic Christians dead, including children, and many others injured.

Pope calls cardinals worldwide to Rome to discuss response to sex abuse cases

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Amid one of the worst scandals gripping the church in decades, Benedict has already responded by meeting with church leaders and sexual abuse victims face to face all over the world.  

The summit will take place one day before the pope formally installs 24 new cardinals, which nearly all of the cardinals are already expected to attend.

The meeting will also discuss how the Catholic Church will incorporate the Anglicans bishops, who recently left the Church of England as well as religious freedom in the world, the liturgy in the life of the church, and "Dominus Iesus," a document published in 2000 by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.

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