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  • Nine catholic institutions to divest from fossil fuels ahead of G7

    Nine catholic institutions to divest from fossil fuels ahead of G7

    • May 11, 2017

    Up to nine Catholic organizations have announced that they will divest from fossil fuel corporations in order to send a message to the upcoming G7 summit meeting in southern Italy. Representatives said that the move was inspired by Pope Francis’s encyclical, “Laudato Si’, on Care for Our Common Home.”

  • Trump to meet Pope Francis on May 24

    Trump to meet Pope Francis on May 24

    • May 4, 2017

    The Vatican confirmed on Thursday what has long been rumored, which is that President Donald Trump will indeed meet Pope Francis when he comes to Italy in late May for a G7 summit. The encounter between Francis and Trump is scheduled for Wednesday, May 24, at 8:30 am Rome time, which will be 2:30 am on the East Coast of the United States.

  • Trump is going to Italy in May, so will he meet the pope?

    Trump is going to Italy in May, so will he meet the pope?

    • Feb 6, 2017

    Since U.S. President Donald Trump has confirmed that he will visit Italy in May for a G7 summit, many observers believe that trip will bring his first meeting with Pope Francis. Among other things, that may establish a hard deadline for Trump to name his ambassador to the Vatican.

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