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Pope Francis: No people is criminal and no religion is terrorist

February 17, 2017. Pope Francis has sent an important message to the Meetings of Popular Movements that is taking place in Modesto (California). The pope denounces the "moral blindness of this indifference”: "under the guise of what is politically correct or ideologically fashionable, one looks at those who suffer without touching them. But they are televised live; they are talked about in euphemisms and with apparent tolerance, but nothing is done systematically to heal the social wounds or to confront the structures that leave so many brothers and sisters by the wayside”.
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The government of the Order of Malta will elect the successor of the Grand Master in April

February 15, 2017. On April 29, the Council Complete of State, the Order’s constitutional body, will elect the next Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta (or, as provided for in the Constitution, a Lieutenant of the Grand Master, to hold office for a year).
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Pope names a Special Envoy for Medjugorje

< style> February 11, 2017. Pope Francis has asked Henryk Hoser, S.A.C., bishop of Warsaw-Prague (Poland), to go to Medjugorje as Special Envoy of the Holy See. According< g> the Vatican, "the mission has the aim of acquiring a deeper knowledge of the pastoral situation there and above all, of the needs of the faithful who go there in pilgrimage, and on the basis of this, to suggest possible pastoral initiatives for the future”.

The Pope's week: World Day for Consecrated Life and visit to Roman parish

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Pope Francis will start the week presiding over a Mass at St. Peter's Basilica. Thousands of consecrated people are expected to attend, since the ceremony will mark the Word Day for Consecrated Life.

On Wednesday, two important meetings will start at the Vatican. The Pontifical Council for Culture will hold its Plenary Assembly on "Women's Cultures.” The Pontifical Council for the Laity will discuss Pastoral Ministry in Big Cities.

As usual, Pope Francis will greet thousands of pilgrims at the weekly's General Audience.

On Thursday, the Pope will conclude the fourth international conference of Scholas. He is expected to have a virtual encounter with disabled children.

The Vatican's Commission for the Protection of Minors will meet for the first time on Friday. American Cardinal Sean O'Malley is its Prefect.

On Sunday, Pope Francis will pray the Angelus along with thousands of pilgrims at St. Peter's Square. Later on, he will visit an parish in the outskirts of Rome.


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