April 7, 2015. Pope Francis has appointed Ernesto José Romero Rivas, O.F.M. to be Vicar Apostolic of Tucupita (Venezuela). The Pope has also appointed Vincent Aind to be Bishop of Bagdogra (India).
(-ONLY VIDEO-) Pope Francis met with bishops of Rwanda on Thursday morning. The group is in Rome, taking part in its 'ad limina' visit.
In a written statement, Pope Francis highlighted the need for the Church to be an instrument of reconciliation, especially as the 20th anniversary of country's genocide approaches. The Pope emphasized that he is praying for those who lost their lives and their families.
The importance of educating the youth was also touched on.