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Blessed Paul VI

Pope Francis prays at the tomb of Blessed Pope Paul VI

Pope Francis prays at the tomb of Blessed Pope Paul VI

Pope Francis prays at tomb of Pope Paul VI

07/08/2017 09:52

Pope Francis on Sunday prayed at the tomb of Blessed Pope Paul VI in the crypt of St. Peter's Basilica on the 39th anniversary of his death

 

Blessed  Paul VI

Blessed Paul VI

Populorum Progressio fifty years on

25/03/2017 18:00

(Vatican Radio) The 26th of March 2016 marks fifty years since the social encyclical of  Blessed Paul VI "Popularum Progressio " was promulgated. Professor Alejandro Crosthwaite OP, sheds light on this document in a programme presented and produced by Veronica Scarisbrick.

Pope Francis presiding over Holy Mass

Pope Francis presiding over Holy Mass

Vatican Weekend for July 9, 2016

08/07/2016 11:00

(Vatican Radio) Vatican Weekend for July 9, 2016 features a report focusing on a Jubilee of Mercy’ audience of Francis, spotlight Kracow's Shrine of ‘Divine Mercy’, a  spiritual reflection by Msgr Peter Fleetwooda and a potted history of the Popes of the XX century.

Pope Francis at the Basilica of Saint Mary Major

Pope Francis at the Basilica of Saint Mary Major

Vatican Weekend for Saturday 28th of May, 2016

27/05/2016 14:30

(Vaticna Radio) Vatican Weekend Saturday 28th of May, 2016 features a report on the general audience of Pope Francis.This is followed by Linda Bordoni’s interviews relating to the first ever World Humanitarian Summit and a  programme focusing on Blessed Paul VI and the world of art.

Pope Paul VI

Pope Paul VI

The Pope likened to Hamlet

11/04/2016 12:18

(Vatican Radio)  To commemorate the 400th anniversary of  Shakespeare’s death there  will be a performance here in Rome of ‘Hamlet’ by Shakespeare’s Globe. To mark this occasion Veronica Scarisbrick sheds light on the twentieth century pope often likened to Hamlet.

Pope Francis

Pope Francis

Vatican Weekend for April 9, 2016

08/04/2016 12:00

(Vatican Radio) Vatican Weekend for April 9, 2016 features the general audience of Pope Francis followed by an interview  and a report on Pope Francis’ post synodal Exhortation 'Amoris Laetitia” focusing on the family. The programme ends on a Shakespearean note relating to Blessed Paul VI.

Logo for the Episcopal Council of Latin America

Logo for the Episcopal Council of Latin America

Episcopal Council of Latin America : from Pius XII to Francis

08/02/2016 14:00

(Vatican Radio) On February 12th  Francis sets off for  Mexico in the footsteps of  two of his predecessors to the See of Peter, Saint John Paul II and Benedict XVI. This Apostolic journey  provides us with an opportunity to glance at how popes past and present have related to Celam.

Pope Francis in Saint Peter's Basilica

Pope Francis in Saint Peter's Basilica

Vatican Weekend for December 13, 2015

11/12/2015 13:00

(Vatican Radio) Vatican Weekend for December 13, 2015 features our weekly selection of readings and reflections focusing on the Sunday gospel followed by an interview with Prof. of Catholic social teaching, Alejandro Crosthwaite, centred around  Blessed Paul VI, 'Populorum Progressio'.