Earlier, former Tourism Minister Yehia Rashid paid a three-day visit to Vatican City, during which he met with Roman Catholic Pope
Francis, who blessed the Holy Family's journey in Egypt as an official Christian pilgrimage.
In this fascinating and singular study, Professor Kengor reveals a special and unique bond, which included a spiritual connection between the Catholic pope
and the Protestant president, that drove the two men to confront what they knew to be the great evil of the twentieth century: Soviet Communism.
The Coptic Orthodox Church clarified on Saturday that the declaration signed by Pope Francis and Pope Tawadros II concerning rebaptism was only a "joint statement" and not an agreement, and that it was only a "documentation for the second visit of the Catholic Pope
to our Coptic Orthodox Church," according to a statement issued by the church.
The attacks, weeks before a planned visit by Catholic Pope
Francis, prompted the government to declare a three-month state of emergency and call in the army to protect "vital" installations.
They also raised security fears ahead of a visit to Cairo by Roman Catholic Pope
Francis planned for April 28-29.
He went to occupied Jerusalem accompanying Catholic Pope
Francis on a trip to the Holy Land.
India, June 29 -- An encyclical letter is generally considered one of the highest forms of teaching for a Catholic Pope
The Catholic Pope
has always been highly regarded by Filipinos," SWS said, adding that the late Pope and now St.
Francis has congratulated Orthodox Christians from around the world for Easter, which they celebrate this Sunday, May 5.
Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio, who chose the name of Francis is the 266th pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church | TUESDAY, MARCH 12: Cardinals prepare for the start of the conclave to elect the 266th Roman Catholic pope
inside the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican.
By Steve Paterno February 3, 2013 - As the republics of South Sudan and that of Sudan are going through a turbulence path, the world's attention is drawn away on the conclave, the process of electing a Catholic Pope
The historic meeting, the first between a Roman Catholic pope
and a Saudi king, took place during his European tour.