Pope Francis to visit Singapore in September

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SINGAPORE: Pope Francis will visit Singapore from Sep 11 to 13, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore said on Friday (Apr 12). "Details of the visit are still being discussed between the Singapore Government, the Holy See and local Church officials.

Pope Francis gestures from a balcony at St Peter's Square, on Easter Sunday, at the Vatican Mar 31, 2024. SINGAPORE: Pope Francis will visit Singapore from Sep 11 to 13, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore said on Friday .

"Details of the visit are still being discussed between the Singapore Government, the Holy See and local Church officials. More information about the papal visit will be released progressively in due course," said the archdiocese.The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore told CNA previously that while it is aware of the"unconfirmed reports" by the various Catholic publications, it had no confirmation at the time that the Pope was coming to Singapore.

The last time a pope visited Singapore was in 1986 when John Paul II made a five-hour stop as part of his Asia-Pacific tour that included Bangladesh, New Zealand and Australia. We know it's a hassle to switch browsers but we want your experience with CNA to be fast, secure and the best it can possibly be.

 

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