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Pope Francis addresses the Council of Europe

Pope Francis addresses the Council of Europe in Strasbourg (France) on november 25th.

Pope Francis' wake up call for Europe

25/11/2014 20:48

Pope Francis' whirlwind  visit to the European Parliament and the Council of Europe is a call for immediate and urgent action in a time of lack of direction and dissolution of the continent's fundamental values.

 

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 at the European Parliament, Strasbourg

Pope Francis at the European Parliament, Strasbourg

Pope urges a “lonely” “self-absorbed” Europe to recover its soul

25/11/2014 11:51

Pope Francis calls on a “haggard” and “lonely” Europe to recover its role as a world protagonist, its identity as a defender of the transcendent dignity of man, the poor, the migrant, the persecuted, the old and the young, to recover its soul: Christianity.

 

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