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Pope Francis in Sweden

Pope Francis in Sweden

Lutheran federation president, Bishop Munib Younan, Pope Francis General Secretary of the Lutheran World Federation Rev. Martin Junge preside over an ecumenical prayer in the Lund Luteran cathedral, Sweden

A Swedish perspective on Pope's visit for commemoration event

07/11/2016 11:12

A week on from the Pope’s trip to Sweden for the Commemoration of the Protestant Reformation, theologians and the media are still assessing and discussing the impact of this historic visit. 

Pope Francis carries a bouquet to lay at the altar of Our Lady, "Salus populi Romani"

Pope Francis carries a bouquet to lay at the altar of Our Lady, "Salus populi Romani". On his return from Sweden, the Holy Father visited the Papal Basilica of St Mary Major.

Pope visits St Mary Major on his return from Sweden

02/11/2016 11:12

Returning from his Apostolic Voyage to Sweden, Pope Francis visits the Basilica of St Mary Major.

 

Pope Francis talking to journalists on board the plane on his return from Sweden.

Pope Francis talking to journalists on board the plane on his return from Sweden.

Pope: in flight presser after Sweden visit

01/11/2016 14:21

In his press conference, Pope Francis speaks about welcoming refugees, female priests, relations with the charismatic movements, his talks with Venezuela’s President, secularization, his journey plans in 2017 and human trafficking. 

Pope Francis waving to crowds as he boards his plane at Malmo in Sweden.

Pope Francis waving to crowds as he boards his plane at Malmo in Sweden.

Pope Francis departs from Sweden

01/11/2016 12:44

Pope Francis’s plane leaves Sweden at the end of his 26-hour pastoral visit to the nation during which he attended a joint commemoration with Lutherans of the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. 

 

Pope Francis celebrates Mass for All Saints Day in the Swedish city of Malmo

Pope Francis celebrates Mass for All Saints Day in the Swedish city of Malmo

Pope urges Sweden's Catholics to be modern day saints

01/11/2016 11:07

At the end of his brief visit to Sweden, Pope Francis celebrated Mass for All Saints Day with the country’s Catholic community, gathered in an open air stadium in the southern city of Malmo

Pope Francis  at the Malmo stadium, Sweden.

Pope Francis at the Malmo stadium, Sweden.

Pope Angelus: Be salt and light

01/11/2016 10:54

Pope Francis on Tuesday, following the celebration of Mass at the Swedbank Stadium in Malmo, recited the Angelus prayer.

 

Pope Francis and leaders of the LWF

Pope Francis leads a joint commemoration of the Reformation, together with the President and General Secretary of the Lutheran World Federation, Bishop Munib Younan and Rev Martin Junge, in Lund cathedral

Pope and Lutheran leaders mark 'a new beginning' in Sweden

31/10/2016 20:41

Pope Francis and leaders of the Lutheran World Federation mark a significant step forward in ecumenical relations as they lead thousands of people in a common commemoration of the Protestant Reformation in the Swedish cities of Lund and Malmo