What's this? / Report Bad Ads
Latest News
Vatican

Vatican establishes diplomatic relations with Mauritania

December 9, 2016. The Vatican will establish diplomatic relations with Mauritania. This African country is an Islamic Republic extremely hostile towards Christians.
Vatican

Vatican launches new website for the Protection of Minors from sex abuse

December 6, 2016. The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors (PCPM) has launched a website to provide the public with information about their mission: "the effective protection of minors and a commitment to ensure their human and spiritual development.”
Pope Francis

These are the names of the 17 new cardinals the pope appointed at the consistory

November 19, 2016. 13 of them are under the age of 80, and thus able to vote in a hypothetical conclave, and four of them are non-electors.

Pope Francis prays with the Government of the Order of Malta

2014-06-20

Pope Francis met with the Prince and Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra' Matthew Festing at the Vatican.

In a short briefing, they talked about the conflict in Syria and the Order's humanitarian activities in the Middle East and Africa.

Fra' Matthew Festing also introduced several members of the Order's newly elected Government to the Pope. 

"He coordinates of all our works around the world”.

Pope Francis gave them a copy of his apostolic exhortation 'Evangelii Gaudium' and rosaries. They finished their gathering praying together a Hail Mary in Latin.

Then the Pope blessed the group and made them his traditional petition.

POPE FRANCIS
"Pray for me!”

The Order of Malta was founded in 1048 and has 13,500 members, as well as 80,000 volunteers and 25,000 employees. It works in 120 countries, giving medical and social assistance in countries struggling with armed conflicts and natural catastrophes. It also runs thousands of hospitals in the world. 

Every year its Grand Master meets with the Pope marking the feast St. John the Baptist, the Order's patron.


PM
CTV
JM
-BN
Up: MAE
#Pope