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Read the prayer Pope Francis offered for the intercession of St. Mother Teresa at her memorial in Skopje during his visit to North Macedonia. more
At the beginning of his one-day visit to North Macedonia, Pope Francis met with civil and religious leaders. Read here the full text of his address. more
Read here details of the gifts given by Pope Francis during his Apostolic Journey to Bulgaria and North Macedonia. more
"Peace requires and demands that we adopt dialogue as our path, mutual understanding as our code of conduct, and reciprocal understanding as our method and standard." Read the full text here. more
Today, Pope Francis met with the Catholic community of Rakovski, Bulgaria, in the Church of St. Michael the Archangel. Read the full text of his address. more
Read the full text of Pope Francis' homily at a First Communion Mass in Rakovski, Bulgaria, during his Apostolic Journey. more
Pope Francis' homily at Sunday Mass in Prince Alexander I Square in Sofia more
Regina Caeli address of Pope Francis in Sofia more
"The wounds opened in the course of history between us Christians remain painful bruises on the Body of Christ which is the Church." Read Pope Francis' address to the Bulgarian Orthodox Church. more
Pope Francis begins his visit to Bulgaria today. Read the address he gave to the civil and religious authorities and members of the diplomatic corps. more