Month: July 2016

Members of the Australian French community mourn during a July 15 candlelight vigil in central Sydney to remember the victims of the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice, France. A truck loaded with weapons and hand grenades drove onto a sidewalk in Nice for more than a mile July 14, killing more than 80 people. (CNS photo/David Gray, Reuters) See POPE-NICE-ATTACK July 15, 2016.

‘Blind Violence’ Attack in Nice

calendar 15/07/16
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VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis condemned the attack on Bastille Day Celebrations in France, calling it an act of "blind violence." The pope expressed his "deep sorrow" and "spiritual…
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Pope Francis plans to visit Assisi, Italy, Aug. 4 to make a "simple and private" visit to the Portiuncola, the stone chapel rebuilt by St. Francis. Assisi is pictured in this Sept. 6, 2011, file photo. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) See POPE-ASSISI-VISIT July 5, 2016.

Pope Francis will visit Assisi in August

calendar 11/07/16
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The Franciscans and bishop of Assisi, Domenico Sorrentino, announced the that pope will make an afternoon visit on Aug. 4 to the Portiuncola inside the Basilica of St. Mary of…
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