Exhortations
January 1, 2017

Let’s build peace every day in 2017, says Pope Francis

Say 'no' to hatred and violence and 'yes' to fraternity and reconciliation, urges Pontiff Whether the New Year will be good or not depends on us choosing to do good…
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News
November 3, 2016

Oldest medieval crucifix in St Peter’s Basilica restored

The crucifix dating back to the 1300s will be shown to the public for the first time after fifteen months of restoration work A wooden sculpture of a crucified Christ…
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November 2, 2016

THE RESURRECTION OF CHRIST – Oldest crucifix 'resurrected' from the belly of St. Peter's Basilica

In the depths of St. Peter's Basilica, Christ bleeds. His face holds an expression of both pain and knowledge. His lips are parted and blood drips from the wounds on…
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October 28, 2016

Closing the door on refugees is not the answer, says Pope

The Pope urged the Church to welcome migrants at his general audience yesterday Closing doors to immigrants and refugees is not the answer – in fact, it only helps encourage…
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September 1, 2016

Rita Ora to sing for Pope Francis on eve of Mother Teresa’s canonisation

The singer will help celebrate the Blessed's Albanian heritage in a concert at St Peter's Basilica The pop artist Rita Ora will sing for Pope Francis during a concert at…
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February 22, 2016

The Rome football league is joined by the St. Peter's Basilica Priests and Altar boys and two other teams

The Rome Football League which kicked-off on saturday was joined by three (3) other new teams, one of which is the St. Peter's Basilica's Priests and altar boys. Normally the Rome…
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December 9, 2015

The Environmental message of Pope Francis highlighted on the Basilica, Rome – Watch

The Year of Mercy opening ceremony in extended to the late evenings of yesterday when time came for a three hours light show of Nature and Environment. A light Show…
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December 8, 2015

Live Video: Pope Francis opens Holy Door in St Peter’s Basilica – WATCH

Watch the Holy Father as he opens the Holy Door for the Year Of Mercy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OFxS2bRRoMg
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December 4, 2015

The Special Jingles of the Year of Mercy shines forth – Read

Archbishop Rino Fisichella, president of the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelisation in his detailed announcement he unveiled the following: 1. 800 priests have put themselves forward…
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