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Pope Francis with representatives of world religions at an international interfaith summit for prayers for peace in Assisi, Italy September 20, 2016

Pope Francis with representatives of world religions at an international interfaith summit for prayers for peace in Assisi, Italy September 20, 2016

Vatican Weekend for September 24, 2016

23/09/2016 12:00

Vatican Weekend for September 24, 2016 looks at Pope Francis’ recent visit to Assisi for an interfaith peace gathering and his tough words on the “shame” of war. Plus, we revisit his historic speeches of 1 year ago to the U.S. Congress and UN and speak with the architect who rebuilt Ground Zero

A gust of wind blows away Pope Francis' zuchetto during his weekly General Audience in St. Peter's square at the Vatican September 7, 2016

A gust of wind blows away Pope Francis' zuchetto during his weekly General Audience in St. Peter's square at the Vatican September 7, 2016

Vatican Weekend for September 10, 2016

09/09/2016 13:30

Vatican Weekend for September 10, 2016  offers a report on Pope Francis’ General Audience for Wednesday September 7, 2016; a feature segment on the fifteenth anniversary of the terror attacks of September 11th 2001, and memories of "Mother Teresa, the Church’s latest Saint" 

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Daniel Libeskind: the sacred space of 'Ground Zero'

24/09/2015 17:27

(Vatican Radio) When Pope Francis visits the 9/11 Memorial at Ground Zero he’ll be witnessing the vision of world famous architect Daniel Libeskind  who was chosen to develop the master plan for the site in 2003. Veronica Scarisbrick asked him about his project for this site of memory.

 

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The names of the victims of the 9/11 terror attacks, engraved along the reflecting pool at the Ground Zero memorial in New York where Pope Francis is holding an interfaith encounter

Pope holds interfaith 'Witness to Peace' at Ground Zero

24/09/2015 12:42

The head of the U.S. bishops' office for ecumenical and interreligious affairs talks about the interfaith encounter that Pope Francis will have on Friday with leaders of the country’s main religious communities at New York's Ground Zero memorial.