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Pope to wash feet of prisoners on Holy Thursday

Pope Francis kisses and washes the feet of a young offender at a Rome prison on Holy Thursday, 2013 - ANSA

Pope Francis kisses and washes the feet of a young offender at a Rome prison on Holy Thursday, 2013 - ANSA

11/03/2015 14:14

(Vatican Radio)  Pope Francis will visit inmates and staff of a Rome prison on Holy Thursday, April 2.  The Prefecture of the Papal Household reports that the Pope will visit the new complex of the Casa Circondariale Rebibbia in the Rome suburbs, and celebrate the liturgy of the Lord’s Supper at the “Padre Nostro” church at 5:30 pm Rome time.  The Pope will wash the feet of a group of male prisoners and female inmates from the nearby women’s penitentiary.

11/03/2015 14:14