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Pope Francis advances eight new causes of sainthood

January 23, 2017. On January 20, Pope Francis met with Cardinal Angelo Amato, the prefect for the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to announce the publication of decrees for the advancement of eight causes of sainthood.
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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.

Focolare Movement gets ready to elect new President

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The Focolare Movement is getting ready to elect its new President, who will head the Movement for the next six years. According to the rules, only a woman can be appointed President. Along with her, a copresident and General Council will be elected.

The Focolare General Assembly will be held in Rome from September 1st to September 28. Four hundred ninety four delegates from all over the world will discuss the guidelines that the Movement will follow in the near future.

Among the attendees of the gathering there are 15 representatives of other christian Churches and also people from different religions.

On September 26, two days before the closing of the Assembly, Pope Francis will meet with the group in the Vatican

The last General Assembly was held in July of 2008, three months after the death of the Chiara Lubich, founder of the Focolare Movement. Its current President is Italian Maria Voce.


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