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Pope Francis' complete schedule for Colombia trip

June 23, 2017. He will go to Colombia September 6-11.
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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.

Benedict XVI meets with members of the Circle of St. Peter

2012-02-24

The pope highlighted the work that the Circle of St. Peter does in developing countries, and aiding  adoptions, as well as giving food to people in need. He then took the opportunity to remember the importance of charity, especially during Lent.

Benedict XVI

“This liturgical season invites us to reflect on the heart of the Christian life: the charity.”

The Circle of St. Peter was founded in Rome in 1869 by a group of young people, led by Cardinal Iacobini. The Pope entrusted them to exercise charity for the poor, helping to start many activities for the welfare of those in the diocese of Rome.

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