Pope Francis in Thailand

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Pope Francis at the Cathedral of the Assumption Nov. 22, 2019.

Pope Francis in Thailand: Friendship with Jesus lights your path

Nov 22, 2019

Pope Francis told young people in Thailand Friday that the secret to happiness is to be deeply rooted in faith... Read more

Pope Francis with religious leaders Nov. 22 at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand.

Religious freedom a 'moral imperative,' pope tells leaders of major religions in Thailand

Nov 22, 2019

By Hannah Brockhaus

In a meeting with leaders of major religions in Thailand Friday, Pope Francis stressed the importance of upholding human dignity... Read more

Pope Francis meets with bishops in the Shrine of Blessed Nicolas Bunkerd Kitbamrung in Bangkok.

Pope to Thai bishops: Stand with the poor, the exploited

Nov 22, 2019

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis told bishops from Thailand and other countries in Asia Friday to stand with and intercede for their people,... Read more

Pope Francis greets His Holiness Somdej Phra Maga Muneewong at the Wat Ratchabophit Sathit Maha Simaram Temple in Bangkok Nov. 21.

In a meeting with Thailand's Supreme Buddhist Patriarch, Pope Francis encourages peace

Nov 20, 2019

By Hannah Brockhaus

Catholics and Buddhists share should work together to advance the cause of mercy in the world, Pope Francis said Thursday... Read more

Pope Francis greets his second cousin, Sister Ana Rosa Sivori, in 2013.

Pope’s cousin, a Salesian missionary, to join papal entourage in Thailand

Nov 14, 2019

By Hannah Brockhaus

Salesian Sister Ana Rosa Sivori, Pope Francis’ second cousin who has been a missionary in Thailand for over 50 years,... Read more