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Pope Francis’ Visit-Schedule to Africa released: View

Pope Francis will visit Africa on November, he will be spending five days in three African countries; Kenya, Uganda and Central African Republic. Below is the detailed Itinerary of his visit to these countries: Wednesday, November 25 2015 7.45am Departure from Rome Fiumicino to Nairobi, Kenya 5pm Arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi

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Thousands raised for disabled boy blessed by Francis

A crowdfunding campaign has raised more than $100,000 for 10-year-old with cerebral palsy A crowdfunding campaign has raised more than $100,000 (£65,000) for a disabled boy who was blessed by Pope Francis in America. Michael Keating, who suffers from cerebral palsy, was in Philadelphia with his mother in the crowd welcoming the Holy Father. Francis

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The Canticle of the Sun as written

On September 13, 1224, on the mount of Verna, Saint Francis received the stigmata, the marks of Christ’s five wounds in his flesh. Several months later, he composed the “The Canticle of the Creatures,” now more commonly called “The Canticle of the Sun.”  It is beautiful in its Umbrian dialect and enchants in any language. 

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