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Franciscans in the Via Dolorosa

Franciscan friars pray along the Via Dolorosa in Jerusalem's Old City during a Good Friday procession

Pope Francis marks 800 years of Franciscans in Holy Land

17/10/2017 12:28

Pope Francis has sent a letter to the Franciscan Custody of the Holy Land marking the 800th anniversary of their presence as guardians of the holy sites in modern day Israel and Palestine

Flames threaten to crest a hilltop near Sonoma, California, late October 11, 2017

Flames threaten to crest a hilltop near Sonoma, California, late October 11, 2017 - AFP/Robyn Beck

Pope Francis: Telegram for California fire victims

13/10/2017 14:49

Pope Francis has sent a telegram expressing his condolences to the families of victims of widespread wildfires in northern California, and promising prayers for all those affected

 

Pontifical Oriental Institute, file photo

Pontifical Oriental Institute, file photo

Pope Francis: Message to mark 100 years of PIO

12/10/2017 13:27

Pope Francis has sent a Message to the Grand Chancellor of the Pontifical Oriental Institute, Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, to mark the centenary of the Institute's founding

 

Cardinal Giovanni Battista Re

Cardinal Giovanni Battista Re

Pope Francis: letter to Cardinal Re

10/10/2017 14:16

Pope Francis has sent a letter to His Eminence, Giovanni Battista Cardinal Re, naming him Extraordinary Emissary – Special Envoy – to the celebrations of the three hundredth anniversary of the recovery of the miraculous statue of Our Lady of Aparecida

 

Prince Harry poses with athletes at the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre ahead of the Invictus Games in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, September 22, 2017

Prince Harry poses with athletes at the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre ahead of the Invictus Games in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, September 22, 2017

Pope Francis sends Message to Invictus Games participants

23/09/2017 13:22

Pope Francis has sent a Message to Cardinal Thomas Collins, Archbishop of Toronto, which is the host city of the 2017 Invictus Games

 

A file photo of Pope Francis and Cardinal Pietro Parolin leaving a Synod of Bishops session in 2015

A file photo of Pope Francis and Cardinal Pietro Parolin leaving a Synod of Bishops session in 2015

Pope sends letter to Card. Parolin for Casamari Cistercian Abbey celebration

15/09/2017 13:37

Pope Francis sent a letter on Friday to the papal legate, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, for the celebration of the 8th centenary of the consecration of the Basilica of the Cistercian Abbey of Casamari

 

Pope Francis bids farewell to Colombia from aboard the papal plane

Pope Francis bids farewell to Colombia from aboard the papal plane

Pope Francis sends telegrams on return trip from visit to Colombia

11/09/2017 12:38

Pope Francis has sent telegrams to the countries over which he flew on his return flight to Rome at the conclusion of his Apostolic Visit to the Colombia, which were Colombia, the Netherlands, United States, Portugal, Spain, France, and Italy.

 

Logo for the "Paths for Peace" International Meeting of World Religions for Peace

Logo for the "Paths for Peace" International Meeting of World Religions for Peace.

Pope Francis: Letter for Int'l Meeting of Prayer for Peace

10/09/2017 17:23

Pope Francis has sent a message to the International Meeting of Prayer for Peace, set to take place this week in Münster and Osnabrück, Germany.