» 12/05/2017, 12.02
BANGLADESH - VATICAN
Anna Chiara Filice
Dhaka: the Pope's visit a success. Christians 'salt' of society
The reactions of the young people, the hopes for the Catholic Church. Extensive media coverage of events, which allowed the population to discover that "Catholics exist". From our envoy on the ground
23/11/2017 14:10:00 BANGLADESH - VATICAN
Cardinal D'Rozario: Pope’s principal aim in Dhaka trip is not the Rohingya
The pontiff will visit Bangladesh from 30 November to 2 December. "The pope expressed the desire to come two years ago, when the refugee crisis had not broken out." Over 620,000 Muslims have fled the Rakhine State in Myanmar.
05/10/2017 17:07:00 BANGLADESH – VATICAN
For Cardinal D'Rozario, the visit is a "pilgrimage of the Holy Father to the soul of the people" of Bangladesh
The pontiff is expected from 30 November to 2 December. This will be the first visit after John Paul II's visit in 1986. It is a state visit as well as a pastoral visit for Christians and Muslims that will stimulate dialogue between religious communities. An interview with the archbishop of Dhaka follows.
03/11/2017 20:06:00 BANGLADESH – VATICAN
Registration, buses and prayers: Bangladesh prepares to welcome the pope
Pope Francis will be in Dhaka from 30 November to 2 December 2017. Parishes are registering pilgrims. The organisation is handled by a central committee, plus twenty local and eight diocesan committees. Catholics in the north are sorry that the visit does not include a stop in the northern dioceses.
02/12/2017 19:37:00 BANGLADESH – VATICAN
Young Bangladeshis say they are the future of the world, in freedom and harmony (video)
About nine thousand young people met with Pope Francis at Notre Dame College in Dhaka. Young women “hope to live in a safe world, in which we feel free, able to express ourselves.” For Muslim students, family values are the basis of society, terrorists are isolated, far from the family, brainwashed. From our correspondent
21/11/2017 11:17:00 VATICAN - BANGLADESH
Pope to the people of Bangladesh: I come to proclaim Christ’s message of reconciliation (Video)
Pope Francis's video message for his upcoming pastoral journey from November 30 to 2 December. The Pope emphasizes that his visit wants to confirm the Christian community, but he also places great importance on meeting with religious leaders.
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