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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 island nation in 2010. The president was in Rome as the first cardinal ever to be named from Haiti, Bishop Chibly Langlois o...read more
Articles from section "Ambassadors and World Leaders"
Bolivia's ambassador to the Holy See says last week's meeting between Evo Morales and Pope Francis should pave the way to improved relations between Bolivia and the Vatican. Carlos de la Riva …read more
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas met with Archbishop Vincent Nichols today in London to discuss the urgent need for progress on the peace process and the importance of the continuing …read more
The king and queen of Jordan met with Pope Francis in the Vatican today, speaking with him about the need for peace and stability in the Middle East. Although Pope Francis is still on what's …read more
Here is a Vatican working translation of the communique released by the Vatican after Francis' meeting today with the king of Jordan. * * * On the morning of Thursday August 29th 2013 Pope …read more
Pope Francis responded to a letter from Argentine President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, telling her that his work is not easy, and requesting her prayers. Fernández de Kirchner wrote the …read more