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S+L BLOG: Shantytown



This morning, Pope Francis left the Apostolic Nunciature and went by car to the barrio of Bañado Norte di Asunción, an area where many poor people live and where the Church and the State provide various projects of social assistance. The Pope was welcomed at the chapel of San Juan Bautista by Jesuit Fr. Ireneo ...read more
Today on Perspectives, Pope Francis visits a shantytown while on route to a Roman parish where he celebrated Sunday Mass, the Commission for the Protection of Minors meets at the Vatican and a new head of the Swiss Guard. ...read more