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Pope Francis speaks to reporters during a news conference on board flight from Bangladesh

Pope Francis speaks to reporters during a news conference on board flight from Bangladesh

Pope Francis in flight press conference: full text

03/12/2017 14:13

Pope Francis on Saturday en route to Rome following his visit to Myanmar Bangladesh held his traditional in flight press conference.

 

Pope Francis greets young people at St. Mary's Cathedral in Yangon

Pope Francis greets young people at St. Mary's Cathedral in Yangon

Mark Raper SJ: 'Pope's visit to Myanmar a wonderful gift'

30/11/2017 18:53

Pope Francis’s just ended apostolic journey to Myanmar is being acclaimed as a wonderful moment for the Church in the nation. Jesuit Father Mark Raper,  the Superior of the Jesuits in Myanmar, was amongst those welcoming the Pope in Rangoon and reflects on the papal visit. 

Myanmar Joint Implementation Coordination Meeting

Myanmar Joint Implementation Coordination Meeting

Myanmar to hold 3rd session of ‘Panglong Peace Conference’

30/11/2017 11:46

The Burmese government announced the third session of the Panglong Peace Conference for the last week of January. This  was agreed upon at the 6th Joint Implementation Coordination Meeting (JICM) in Naypyitaw on Monday.

 

Pope Francis and Bhaddanta Kumarabhivasma (L), shake hands at an interfaith meeting in Yangon

Pope Francis and Bhaddanta Kumarabhivasma (L), shake hands at an interfaith meeting in Yangon

Pope in Myanmar on justice, peace and environmental protection

29/11/2017 12:56

At meeting with Buddhist leaders and later with Myanmar's Catholic bishops, Pope Francis calls for strengthened ecumenical and interfaith cooperation to shape society through shared values of justice and peace

Bishop Felix Lian When Thang and Bishop John Saw Yaw Han, President and General Secretary of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of Myanmar

Bishop Felix Lian When Thang and Bishop John Saw Yaw Han, President and General Secretary of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of Myanmar

Pope urges Myanmar Bishops to continue to provide prophetic voice

29/11/2017 11:55

Pope Francis on Wednesday met with the 22 Catholic Bishops of Myanmar and reflected with them on the joys and challenges of their ministry in the nation.

 

Logos of Pope Francis apostolic visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh.

Logos of Pope Francis apostolic visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh.

Pope’s upcoming itinerary in Myanmar and Bangladesh

29/11/2017 11:18

Thursday, Nov. 30, Pope Francis bids farewell to Myanmar and flies to neighbouring Bangladesh from where he flies back to Rome on Saturday.

 

Pope Francis talking with Buddhist monks during a meeting with religious leaders from various faiths in Yangon.

Pope Francis talking with Buddhist monks during a meeting with religious leaders from various faiths in Yangon.

Pope addresses Sangha Council of Buddhist Monks

29/11/2017 09:34

Pope Francis on Wednesday addressed the Supreme Sangha Council of Buddhist Monks at the Kaba Aye Center in Yangon during his Apostolic Journey to Myanmar.