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The president of the Republic of the Seychelles visited Pope Francis at the Vatican on Thursday. James Alix Michel subsequently met with Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin, accompanied by Msgr. Antoine Camilleri, under secretary for Relations with States. The Vatican reported that during the cordial dis...read more
Articles from section "Ambassadors and World Leaders"
The president of Senegal, Macky Sall, today visited Pope Francis at the Vatican. A statement from the Vatican press office noted that the two discussed "the important contribution offered [in …read more
Pope Francisreceived in the Vatican today Peruvian President Ollanta Humala, who was in Rome after a trip to Russia and China; it was the first time he has been received by the Holy Father. …read more
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 …read more
The Church’s social contributions to the Dominican Republic, especially in education, healthcare, and charity have been at the heart of discussions between the Pope and the country’s …read more
Here is an April 28 statement from U.S. President Barack Obama regarding Sunday's canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II. * * * Today, Michelle and I join Catholics around the …read more