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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.

Check out what the Pope is doing this week!

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On Monday, March 16, Pope Francis will meet with the Captains Regent of San Marino, Gian Franco Terenzi and Guerrino Zanotti. Every six months, the Republic of San Marino, Italy elects two Captains Regent to act as heads of state.

On the same day, the Pope will receive bishops from Bosnia Herzegovina for their "ad limina” visit. The meeting comes ahead of a papal trip to Sarajevo in June.

The Pope will hold his weekly general audience on Wednesday in St. Peter's Square. Thousands of pilgrims are expected to attend.

On Saturday, March 21, the Pope will travel to Naples and visit the Shrine of Pompeii. He will stop by a prison and have lunch with several inmates.

Pope Francis' week will end as it usually does: At noon on Sunday, he will pray the Angelus in St. Peter's Square.


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