What's this? / Report Bad Ads
Latest News
Pope Francis

Names of archbishops to receive pallium from Pope Francis

June 28, 2017. On June 29, the Feast of Sts. Peter and Paul, Pope Francis will bless the palliums of the Metropolitan Archbishops. This year, 36 have been appointed. The list is as followed
Vatican

Vatican comments on situation of missing Chinese Bishop Shao Zhumin

June 26, 2017. Bishop Peter Shao Zhumin, from Wenzhou in Continental China, was taken into custody by Chinese police on Easter weekend 2017. While recognized as a bishop in the Catholic Church, he is an unofficial bishop or "underground” in China, since the Chinese government does not recognize him as religious.
Pope Francis

Pope Francis' complete schedule for Colombia trip

June 23, 2017. He will go to Colombia September 6-11.
Vatican

Bruno Marie Duffé, new secretary of the Department for Integral Development

June 16, 2017. Thepope has named French priest Bruno Marie Duffé, from Lyon, number two of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development. He will be in charge of one of the key offices in the Vatican Curia.
Pope Francis

Angela Merkel to meet with pope on June 17

June 9, 2017. The Vatican has confirmed that on Saturday, June 17, German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet with Pope Francis. Both have previously met in Rome in May 2016, February 2015 and May 2013, two months after Pope Francis was elected pontiff.
Pope Francis

Pope Francis to meet with Venezuelan bishops on June 8

June 5, 2017. Pope Francis will meet with Venezuelan bishops next Thursday to discuss the situation their country is facing.
Vatican

New secretary of the Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life

May 31, 2017. The Brazilian priest Alexandre Awi Mello, the National Director of Brazil's Schönstatt Movement, will serve as the new secretary. He was born Rio de Janeiro in 1971, and ordained a priest in 2001.

Check out the Pope's schedule in Turin

2015-06-20

The Pope's visit to the city of Turin will be a busy one. It will start off at 8.30 a.m on June 21st. The Pope will first meet with workers in the city's Piazzetta Reale. 

After that meeting he will go to the Cathedral of Turin, where he will pray before the Holy Shroud, which is being displayed at the moment. 

Then at 10.45 a.m the Pope will celebrate Mass in Piazza Vittorio. Then he will pray the Angelus from that same spot. 

From there, the Pope will go to the residence of the local Archbishop where he will have lunch with juvenile detainees. He will also meeting with immigrants and the homeless. 

Then at roughly 2.30pm, the Pope will go to the Sanctuary of the Consolata, where he will pray in private. About 30 minutes later, he will meet with Salesians and with Daughters of Our Lady Help of Christians to mark 200 years since the birth of St. John Bosco
After that meeting, he will meet with the sick and disabled. 

At about 6pm he will meet with city's teenagers and then he will call it a day. 

On Monday June 22nd the Pope will visit the Valdese Temple

Then he will meet with some of his distant Italian relatives privately. He plans on celebrating Mass with them and then having lunch. 

Before heading back to Rome, the Pope will meet with the Committee of the Holy Shroud and organizers to thank them for their support. 


KLH/RMR
RR
-VM
-BN
Up:LOA