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Pope Francis meets with German Chancellor Merkel on Saturday, during which he expressed his sorrow for the death of ex-Chancellor Helmut Kohl

Pope Francis meets with German Chancellor Merkel on Saturday, during which he expressed his sorrow for the death of ex-Chancellor Helmut Kohl

Pope Francis sends condolences upon death of Helmut Kohl

17/06/2017 13:46

Pope Francis sent his heartfelt condolences in a telegramme on Saturday to German Chancellor Angela Merkel upon the death of her predecessor, former Chancellor Helmut Kohl, expressing his sorrow for the loss of the “Chancellor of Unity”

 

Archive photo of Pope Francis visiting a deprived area on the outskirts of Rome

Archive photo of Pope Francis visiting a deprived area on the outskirts of Rome

First World Day of the Poor message released

13/06/2017 10:52

The Vatican on Tuesday released Pope Francis' message for the First World Day of the Poor which will be observed later this year on the19th of November.

 

Pope Francis is seen in this file photo with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at a Vatican audience in January 2016

Pope Francis is seen in this file photo with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at a Vatican audience in January 2016

Pope Francis sends condolences to Tehran attack victims

09/06/2017 15:21

Pope Francis on Friday sent his condolences for the victims of Wednesday's terrorist attack in Tehran, Iran, saying he "laments this senseless and grave act of violence"

 

The funeral procession for Cardinal Lubomyr Husar, Major Archbishop emeritus of Kyiv-Halyč

The funeral procession for Cardinal Lubomyr Husar, Major Archbishop emeritus of Kyiv-Halyč. On Monday, Pope Francis sent a letter paying his respects to the former head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church.

Pope Francis pays final respects to Cardinal Husar

05/06/2017 13:02

In a heartfelt personal letter, Pope Francis has expressed his desire to “be among those praying to the heavenly Father” for the “chosen soul of our Brother” Cardinal Lubomyr Husar, Major Archbishop emeritus of Kyiv-Halyč.

 

Pope Francis waves at the end of a mass of Pentecost in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican June 4, 2017

Pope Francis waves at the end of a mass of Pentecost in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican June 4, 2017

Pope Francis: Message for World Mission Sunday

04/06/2017 14:03

Pope Francis has issued his Message for World Mission Sunday, 2017, which is focused on Mission at the Heart of the Christian Faith