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.

The Pope's schedule this week: A meeting with superiors general and businessmen against poverty

2016-05-09

According to his schedule for this week, on Monday, the Pope will celebrate mass with pilgrims in Casa Santa Marta early in the morning.

On Wednesday at 10:00 a.m., the Pope will appear in St. Peter's Square for the general audience with pilgrims in Rome.

Thursday the 12th, Pope Francis will receive the superiors general of Catholic women congregations around the world at the Vatican. These nuns will gather in Rome for their general assembly.

Another important event will be the meeting on the 'Business Initiatives in the fight against poverty', organized by the Centesimus Annus Foundation. Pope Francis will meet with the participants on Friday, May 13.

On Saturday, the Pope will return to St. Peter's Square to have an audience with pilgrims at 10:00 am. 

The following day, at the same time and in the same place, the Pope will celebrate Pentecost Mass. This is an important date in the Catholic liturgical calendar, 50 days after Easter.

At noon, he will conclude his public agenda of the week with the usual recitation of the Regina Coeli with the pilgrims who are in the square.


IPC/MB
CTV / RR
JM
-PR
up: IPC