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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.

Archbishop of Cotabato, Phillipines, Orlando Quevedo is made a Cardinal


Pope Francis celebrated his first consistory by creating 19 cardinals. Wearing the red attire that distinguishes cardinals, they knelt before Pope Francis as he blessed them and gave them their traditional red beretta.



The third group of six cardinals include:



-Ricardo Ezzati Andrello, Archbishop of Santiago de Chile, Chile


-Philippe Nakellentuba Ouedraogo, Archbishop of Ouagadougou, Burkina.


-Orlando Quevedo, Archbishop of Cotabato, Phillipines.


-Chibly Langlois, Bishop of Les Cayes, Haiti


-Loris Francesco Capovilla, Titular Archbishop of Mesembria (did not attend ceremony)


-Fernando Sebastian Aguillar, Archbishop Emeritus of Mesembria.


-Kevin Edward Felix, Archbishop Emeritus of Castries, West Indies.