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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.

Former Director of the Vatican's school for diplomats, Justo Mullor dies

2016-12-30

The smiling archbishop Justo Mullor died this morning in Rome, at the Pío XI Clinic. He was 84 years old.

John Paul II first appointed him nuncio of Côte d'Ivoire and later pro Nuncio in Burkina Faso and Niger. Following this, he was a Vatican permanent observer for the UN institutions in Geneva, and later a pontifical representative in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. He also served as nuncio in Mexico. From 2000-2007, he presided over the Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy, which prepares the Vatican diplomatic corps.

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