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Holy See confirms investigation of Order of Malta

January 17, 2017. The Holy See has issued a statement Tuesday in response to "attempts by the Order of Malta to discredit” the new group established by the Vatican to conduct the investigation of why the Chancellor of the Order of Malta was asked to step down.
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Pope sends condolences for victims of Turkish cargo jet crash

January 16, 2017. On Monday morning, a Turkish cargo plane has tragically crashed in Kyrgyzstan, killing dozens and hospitalizing many others. Many homes and vehicles in the small village are also destroyed. As a result, Vatican Secretary of State, Pietro Parolin has sent a message of condolences to the victims of the disaster on behalf of Pope Francis.
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Pope Francis to meet with Palestinian president on Saturday

January 11, 2017. Pope Francis will meet with Palestinian president, Mahmud Abbas on Saturday, January 14, at the Vatican to inaugurate the new Palestinian embassy to the Holy See.
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Former Director of the Vatican's school for diplomats, Justo Mullor dies

December 30, 2016. The smiling archbishop Justo Mullor died this morning in Rome, at the Pío XI Clinic. He was 84 years old.

Make your way in the canonization with a new app: 'Santo Subito!'

2014-04-25

With hundreds of thousands of pilgrims making their way to Rome, the app 'Santo Subito!' wants to make sure they all enjoy the canonization of John Paul II and John XXIII

It's available for smartphones and tablets in Italian, Spanish, English...and Polish!

It includes maps of the Eternal City, so that users can know which church to go to during the night vigil on Saturday 26th, including the language it will be held in.

During the canonization, 150,000 booklets will be given to pilgrims who want to follow the liturgy. But the 'Santo Subito!' app also includes the texts for those that can't get a copy.

And if users want to know a little bit more about both Popes, it also offers highlights of their encyclical letters and major texts

The app can be downloaded for free on Apple Store and Google Play.


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