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Colombians filled the streets to welcome Pope Francis as he arrived in Bogotà on Wednesday evening

Colombians filled the streets to welcome Pope Francis as he arrived in Colombia on Wednesday evening. In this interview with Linda Bordoni, Fr Mauricio Urbina, a priest of Bogotà, speaks about the expectations for the Pope's Visit.

Colombians seeking peace and reconciliation

08/09/2017 13:54

Colombians are looking not just for peace but also for reconciliation as Pope Francis travels the country this week. Vatican Radio's Linda Bordoni speaks with Colombian priest Father Mauricio Urbina about the Pope's Visit.

Pope Francis kisses a child during his Wednesday General Audience in St. Peter's Square

Pope Francis kisses a child during his Wednesday General Audience in St. Peter's Square

Pope appeals for ’24 Hours for the Lord’ initiative

22/03/2017 12:06

Pope Francis has appealed for Catholics around the world to participate in the ’24 Hours for the Lord’ initiative. Taking place on 23-24 March, it is an opportunity for people to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

 

Fragment of Berlin Wall

A fragment of the Berlin wall, in the shape of a cross, is used as a symbol of the need for reconciliation during the annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Berlin Wall: symbol of reconciliation for Christian unity week

17/01/2017 18:04

January 18th marks the opening of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, focused this year on the theme of ‘Reconciliation – The Love of Christ Compels Us

The new Jesuit superior general Fr Arturo Sosa

The new Jesuit superior general Fr Arturo Sosa at a press conference on Tuesday October 18th 2016

Fr Sosa: Reconciliation and dialogue priorities for Jesuits

18/10/2016 16:05

Promoting reconciliation and dialogue in a divided and wounded world is a top priority for the Society of Jesus under its new leader, Venezuelan Father Arturo Sosa, the first non-European to be elected as the Jesuit superior general.

Archbishop Ivan Jurkovič (file photo)

Archbishop Ivan Jurkovič, Head of the Delegation of the Holy See to the United Nations International Conference in Support of Israeli-Palestinian Peace (file photo).

Holy See: Peace is possible in Israeli-Palestinian conflict

05/07/2016 11:12

The Permanent Observer to United Nations Archbishop Ivan Jurkovič has offered an intervention at the United Nations International Conference in Support of Israeli-Palestinian Peace.

 

Pope Francis presides at Penitential Celebration 2016.03.04

Pope Francis presides at Penitential Celebration 2016.03.04

Pope Francis leads Penitential Celebration at St Peter's

04/03/2016 15:21

As part of ongoing celebrations for the Jubilee Year of Mercy, Pope Francis on Friday evening celebrated a "Penitential Celebration" in St Peter's Basilica. 

 

Pope Francis addressed new priests and seminarians who participated in a course on the Sacrament of Reconciliation

Pope Francis addressed new priests and seminarians who participated in a course on the Sacrament of Reconciliation organized by the Apostolic Penitentiary

Pope Francis to confessors: ‘be channels of mercy’

04/03/2016 12:30

Pope Francis on Friday addressed the participants of a course for new priests and seminarians on the Sacrament of Reconciliation organized by the Apostolic Penitentiary, calling them to become ‘channels of mercy’