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King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia met today with Pope Francis, their first meeting as the newly crowned monarchs of Spain. The Holy Father received the king and queen at the Vatican Apostolic Palace. Prior to resigning from the throne, the former King of Spain, Juan Carlos I, met with the Pope in April. During tha...read more
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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
“Man’s greatness is measured on the basis of one who seeks and the insistence with which he continues to seek,” said the philosopher Martin Heidegger. Nelson Mandela can truly be described as …read more