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Complete program of pope's trip to Fatima on May 12-13

March 20, 2017. The Vatican has published Pope Francis' program for his upcoming trip to Fatima.
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Pope Francis will travel to Egypt from 28 to 29 April 2017

March 18, 2017. In response to the invitation from the President of the Republic, the Bishops of the Catholic Church, His Holiness Pope Tawadros II and the Grand Imam of the Mosque of Al Azhar, Sheikh Ahmed Mohamed el-Tayyib, Pope Francis will make an Apostolic trip to the Arab Republic of Egypt from 28 to 29 April 2017, visiting the city of Cairo. The programme of the trip will be published shortly.
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Pope to meet with most powerful European leaders on March 24

March 3, 2017. On March 24 a historic meeting will take place between the pope and many of the most powerful heads of government throughout Europe. The meeting was announced by the Director of the Press Office of the Holy See, Greg Burke and will begin at 6 p.m. in the Sala Regia of the Apostolic Palace in the Vatican.

Vatican condemns attacks on churches in Kenya: “Acts terrible and disturbing”

2012-07-02

Lombardi also said that these Sunday attacks by terrorist groups on places of worship has become “a particularly effective method for the dissemination of hatred and fear”.

These attacks occurred simultaneously at two different points in the city of Garissa, a town near the border with Somalia. Lombardi also noted it was “necessary to reaffirm and defend religious freedom of Christians and to oppose irresponsible acts that breed hatred among different religions”.

Since 2010 several countries in Africa, especially Nigeria and Kenya, have been affected by the terrorist attacks of Boko Haram against Christian churches.



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