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Pope Francis paid Italian President Giorgio Napolitano an official visit this week at his residence on the Quirinal hill, one of Rome’s famous Seven Hills.In his address, he spoke of the political accords that unite Italy with the Vatican City State, and he spoke of his trips within Italy thus far in his pontifica...read more
Articles from section "John Paul II"
Addressing journalists today, Fr. Federico Lombardi, director of the Holy See Press Office, denied several claims made by Mehmet Ali Agca in a new autobiography that was released on January …read more
By Junno Arocho Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, the Vatican Secretary of State sent a message yesterday to Italian Parliament Deputies, Renato Schifani and Gianfranco Fini, commemorating the 10th …read more
By Edward Pentin A good number of intimate portraits have been written about Blessed Pope John Paul II over the years, revealing his obvious sanctity and profound sense of humanity. But a new …read more
World Youth Day came to Canada at a low ebb of our history. The backdrop included the aftermath of Sept. 11, 2001, and a world steeped in terror and war; a Church enmeshed in a major sex abuse …read more
A day of study and reflection on “The Wisdom of the Cross in the Teaching of John Paul II” was held this month at the church of Santo Stefano degli Abissini in the Vatican. The day included a …read more