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Pope Francis in Strasbourg

Pope Francis in Strasbourg

With Pope Francis in Strasbourg

25/11/2014 17:10

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis returned from a whistle-stop visit to Strasbourg on Tuesday 25th of November where he addressed both the European Parliament and the Council of Europe. Linda Bordoni who was travelling  with the Pope for the occasion reports on this brief trip.

 

Pope Francis told the Council of Europe that Europe, like a poplar tree, needs care and nourishment to grow

Pope Francis told the Council of Europe that Europe, like a poplar tree, needs care and nourishment to grow

Pope Francis: Europe is like a poplar tree that needs nourishment

25/11/2014 16:07

 In a wide-ranging speech to the Council of Europe in Strasbourg, Pope Francis said Europe is like a poplar tree that needs care and nourishment for healthy growth

Pope Francis addresses the Council of Europe

Pope Francis addresses the Council of Europe

Pope Francis: Address to the Council of Europe

25/11/2014 11:39

In a wide-ranging speech to the Council of Europe in Strasbourg, Pope Francis called on Europe’s leaders to work diligently and continuously for creative solutions to divisions and tensions for a future of peace

 

Secretary General Jagland

Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland

Pope to bring message of inclusion to Council of Europe

24/11/2014 17:58

Pope Francis on Tuesday will addess the 47 member Council of Europe which seeks to promote human rights, the rule of law and cultural cooperation across the continent.

Saint John Paul II in Strasbourg on October 8, 1988

Saint John Paul II in Strasbourg on October 8, 1988

When Saint John Paul II called for European integration

24/11/2014 17:26

(Vatican Radio) When Pope Francis went  on a morning visit to the French City of Strasbourg on Tuesday 25th November 2014,  to address both the European Parliament and the Council of Europe, he did so in the footsteps of Saint John Paul II.

European Parliament

European Parliament

Pope Francis in Strasbourg and COMECE: expectations

22/11/2014 14:01

(Vatican Radio) As we look ahead to the visit of Pope Francis to Strasbourg on Tuesday November 25th where he's scheduled to address the European Parliament and the Council of Europe we bring you an interview with the General Secretary of COMECE, Father  Patrick Daly.

Exterior view of the European Parliament

Exterior view of the European Parliament

Pope Francis in Strasbourg: a visit with a European flavour

22/11/2014 12:17

(Vatican Radio) As Pope Francis is set to travel on Tuesday November 25,  to the city of Strasbourg in France seat of  the European Parliament and Council of Europe, Linda Bordoni who'll be with the papal entourage for this occasion sheds light on this brief morning visit.