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Pope Francis during a meeting with priests, religious, seminarians on a visit to Bologna.

Pope Francis during a meeting with priests, religious, seminarians on a visit to Bologna.

Pope Francis: Well-trained priests vital for mission of the Church

07/10/2017 11:37

Pope Francis on Saturday received participants of an International Conference promoted by the Congregation for Clergy, telling them that "renewal of faith and the future of vocations is only possible if there are well-trained priests.”

 

Pope Francis participates in an activity for priests, religious members and their families at La Macarena stadium in Medellin, Colombia.

Pope Francis participates in an activity for priests, religious members and their families at La Macarena stadium in Medellin, Colombia.

Pope in Colombia spells out priorities for the clergy

09/09/2017 23:00

Some 12,000 priests, men and women religious, consecrated laypeople and seminarians with their families crowded into Medellin’s “La Macarena” event centre on Friday to listen to Pope Francis’ thoughts, proposals and instructions regarding their ministry.

 

Colombians filled the streets to welcome Pope Francis as he arrived in Bogotà on Wednesday evening

Colombians filled the streets to welcome Pope Francis as he arrived in Colombia on Wednesday evening. In this interview with Linda Bordoni, Fr Mauricio Urbina, a priest of Bogotà, speaks about the expectations for the Pope's Visit.

Colombians seeking peace and reconciliation

08/09/2017 13:54

Colombians are looking not just for peace but also for reconciliation as Pope Francis travels the country this week. Vatican Radio's Linda Bordoni speaks with Colombian priest Father Mauricio Urbina about the Pope's Visit.

Pope Francis delivers a speech to participants in the 75th Serra International Convention for the promotion of vocations to the priesthood and religio

Pope Francis delivers a speech to participants in the 75th Serra International Convention for the promotion of vocations to the priesthood and religious life

Pope to Serra International: Keep moving forward with courage

23/06/2017 11:52

 “Keep moving forward with courage, creativity and boldness.” Those were Pope Francis’ words to Serra International whom he met on Friday on the occasion of their 75th convention.

Pope urges Egypt’s clergy to be salt and ‎light

29/04/2017 15:41

Pope Francis urged Egypt's priests, religious and seminarians to be “a positive ‎force, salt and ‎light”, without allowing themselves to be discouraged by the prophets of destruction and condemnation.