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Pope Francis meets elderly workers during an audience in the Vatican in October 2016

Pope Francis meets elderly workers during an audience in the Vatican in October 2016

Pope Francis: Pray for elderly during December

04/12/2017 15:50

Pope Francis has revealed his prayer intention for the month of December is “for the elderly”.

 

An elderly man reads a book in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico

An elderly man reads a book in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico

Holy See: ‘Elderly people deserve special attention’

06/07/2017 09:53

The Holy See has called for greater attention to the needs of elderly people in respect for their inherent dignity in a statement by Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio of the Holy See to the UN

 

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio and Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio and Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations

Holy See: ‘Corruption, conflict greater threat than ageing population’

06/04/2017 10:53

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio to the United Nations, has addressed a commission on the changing population age structures and sustainable development, saying the world’s problems come not so much from changing demographics as from man-made conflict and corruption

 

Pope Francis meets an elderly resident of earthquake-hit Amatrice

Pope Francis meets an elderly resident of earthquake-hit Amatrice

Religions unite to care for elderly

29/03/2017 16:29

An inter-faith charter promoting palliative care for the elderly across the world has been launched at the Vatican.

Pope Francis

Pope Francis

Pope to young people: 'listen to your grandparents'

19/12/2016 11:18

Pope Francis encouraged young Catholics to cultivate their relationships with their grandparents. His words came during an audience in the Vatican with a group of young people who belong to an Italian Catholic lay association called ‘Azione Cattolica Italiana’.

Archbishop Bernardito Auza addressed a UN working group on Ageing, saying "dignity does not disappear with age"

Archbishop Bernardito Auza addressed a UN working group on Ageing, saying "dignity does not disappear with age or with a decrease in market productivity”

ABP Auza to UN: ‘Elderly point of reference for uncertain social identity’

13/12/2016 10:46

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Holy See’s Apostolic Nuncio to the UN, addressed a working group on Ageing, inviting them to “recognize that dignity does not disappear with age or with a decrease in market productivity”.