Tag: Pope Francis

Pope Francis and King of Jordan agree about the importance of Christians’ presence in the Middle East

They also agreed on a need to continue to preserve the status quo in the Holy Places in Jerusalem.

Pope Francis in Bahrain to discuss religious freedom and human rights

Pope Francis is currently in Bahrain, creating an opportunity for discussion about religious freedom and human rights.

Xi Jinping declined Pope Francis’ request for a meeting

The underground Chinese Catholics continue to face crackdown from Beijing in the past years.

Kazakhstan congress: religious pluralism is “God’s will in creation”

Pope Francis participated this week in interreligious congress in Kazakhstan.

Pope Francis announced his readiness to go to China

Since the beginning of the 1950s, there has been no official relationship between the Vatican and Beijing.

Pope Francis delayed his visit to South Sudan and the DRC

Both South Sudan and the DRC continue to suffer from internal unrest, which has caused the displacement of millions.

Upcoming global week-long prayer initiative for Christians in China

Pope Francis has also called for prayers for China during this time.

Volodymyr Zelensky thanks Pope Francis for praying for peace

Four days of fighting has led to hundreds of civilian deaths and displaced tens of thousands of Ukrainians.

Pope Francis: “Ash Wednesday, a day of prayer and fasting for peace in Ukraine”

Pope Francis invited the people to pray and fast on Ash Wednesday for the peace in Ukraine.

Four martyrs beatified

On the 23rd of January of 2022, four martyrs were beatified in El Salvador.