May 18, 2015. Msgr. Oscar Romero was adopted as a patron of Caritas Internationalis, according to an announcement that came just after the organization's General Assembly in Rome ended. The former Archbishop of San Salvador will be beatified on May 23, more than 35 years after he was assassinated while performing Mass.
(-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.