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Viva La Papa Francisco!

When I was traveling throughout Italy with my friend Susan; the Vatican, Sistine Chapel and St Peters Basilica were all on our must do’s and we were not let down. 628 more words

Pope: Learning From Refugees' Hopes and Pain Dissolves Fear -- “Jesus never promised us a blessed life without pain or suffering.”


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Pope Francis waves to the crowd as he prepares to recite the Angelus noon prayer from the window of his studio overlooking St.Peter’s Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, June 18, 2017. 444 more words

My Italian Holiday, Part 1: Rome and the Vatican City

I feel so European calling my vacation a “holiday.” :) Several weeks ago, I was blessed to partake in the trip of a lifetime to Italy. 544 more words


Eurotrip Day 11: Pentecost with Pope Francis

After the night before’s threenager-induced terrible-fest, we abandoned all plans of getting to the 10am papal Mass in St. Peter’s Square super early. 1,657 more words

Trip to Italy 2017: Vatican City - Papal Audience

On every Wednesday, the Pope holds a general audience in St. Peter’s Square for pilgrims from all over the world. Attendance is entirely free of charge, but you need to reserve tickets to the occasion.   336 more words


Mural of Pope Francis and 'Devil' President Donald Trump Kissing in Rome

A mural in Rome has appeared of Pope Francis and President Donald Trump kissing. The two leaders are expected to meet on May 24, the title for the mural is “The Good Forgives the Evil” by a Spanish artist. 19 more words

Pope Francis: Our Lady Stood By Her Son Jesus in His Darkest Moments

Looking forward to the Popes visit Fatima this weekend he took the opportunity to talk about Our Lady at his Wednesday Audience in St. Peter’s Square. 42 more words