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This afternoon Pope Francis received in audience His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan. Vatican spokesman, Jesuit Father Federico Lombardi, explained that the 40-minute informal session delt primarily with the Pope's upcoming May 24-26 visit to the Holy Land. Prince Ghazi bin Muhammed also attended. Father L...read more
Articles from section "Ambassadors and World Leaders"
Queen Elizabeth II visited Pope Francis at the Vatican today. The Pope received the queen by saying, "Welcome" in English. The queen made the visit with her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh. …read more
The White House provided excerpts of President Barack Obama's remarks on his meeting with Pope Francis, given at a press conference: Q Mr. President, in your meeting with His Holiness, Pope …read more
Here is the Vatican statement about today's meeting between Pope Francis and U.S. President Barack Obama. * * * This morning, 27 March 2014, the Hon. Barack H. Obama, President of the United …read more
Pope Francis and Haitian President Michael Joseph Martelly today discussed the Church's contributions in Haiti, now four years after the devastating earthquake that destroyed so much of the …read more
The Holy See's outgoing permanent observer to the Council of Europe in Strasbourg has written a new book sharing his perspectives on the future of the continent. Mgr Aldo Giordano, who was …read more