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Pope Francis to visit Fatima for anniversary of apparitions

A procession with a statue of Our Lady of Fatima at the Shrine at Cova da Iria, in Portugal. On Saturday, it was announced that Pope Francis will travel to Fatima in May to celebrate the centenary of the Apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary.  - EPA

A procession with a statue of Our Lady of Fatima at the Shrine at Cova da Iria, in Portugal. On Saturday, it was announced that Pope Francis will travel to Fatima in May to celebrate the centenary of the Apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary. - EPA

17/12/2016 19:29

(Vatican Radio) On the occasion of the centenary of the Apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Cova da Iria [Portugal], and welcoming the invitation of the President of the Republic and of the Portuguese Bishops, His Holiness Pope Francis will go on pilgrimage to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima from 12-13 May. 

17/12/2016 19:29