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Marks One of Several Ecumenical Encounters
For the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul onJune 29, the Sistine Chapel Choirwill be joined by the Anglican choir of New College, Oxford, reported Vatican Radio. On June 29,the two choirs will sing the Massfor the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, presided over by Pope Francis inSt. Peter’s Basilica. The ...read more
Articles from section "Natural and Human Disasters"
Some 250,000 People and More Than 12 Heads of State Expected to Attend Saturday's Ceremony
TheChurch and government in El Salvador are preparing together for the beatification ceremony of Archbishop Oscar Romero of San Salvador taking place this Saturday, reported Fides. Local …read more
Denounces Role of "Experts" Who Occupy Role of Fathers and Mothers during General Audience
Pope Francis continued his series of catechesis on the family at today's General Audience in St. Peter's Square. The Holy Father made his way around the square in his Popemobile with the …read more
Celebration to Take Place in Shrine of Our Lady of Sheshan in Shanghai
At the conclusion of today's General Audience, Pope Francis remembered the upcoming celebration of the "World Day of Prayer for the Church in China." The day of prayer, which was instituted …read more
Italian Bishops Conference Choose Vigil of Pentecost To Pray for Today's Martyrs
Pope Francis expressed his support for a day of Remembrance for Christians who have been martyred and persecuted around the world. The Italian Episcopal Conference (CEI) launched the …read more
Hopes Others Will Follow Vatican's Example
The Secretary General of the Arab Leaguehas welcomed "the Vatican recognition of the Palestinian state.” According to Fides,NabilElarabyexpressed this sentiment along withhis hope that other …read more