Pope Francis’ call marked the seventh anniversary of his meeting with Tawadros II in Rome on May 10, 2013.
In an article issued in Al Ahram newspaper on Friday, Abou el Enein commended Grand Imam of Al-Azhar and Chairman of the Muslim Council of Elders Ahmad el Tayeb and Pope Francis’ stances.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced he supports the Higher Committee of Human Fraternity’s call to pray for humanity on May 14.
In a phone call with the grand Imam, Pope Francis also wished the whole world more stability and security, praying to God to make the universe free from wars and diseases.
Pope Francis cautioned against “unfair” solutions aimed at ending the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians, Al Arabiya reported on Saturday.
“In the whole world, men and women migrants face risky voyages to escape violence, to escape, war, to escape poverty,”.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi congratulated Pope Francis on Christmas and New Year celebrations, and wished him success in his message to spread religious tolerance peace worldwide, in a telephone call on Thursday, the Presidency said.
This came in a message handed over by Egypt's Foreign Minister, while wrapping up his visit to the Vatican City, to Pope Francis.
Pope Francis wrapped up a 4 day trip to Japan by turning from the anti-nuclear message that was the backbone of his visit to other key campaigns of his.
Vatican Pope Francis said Sunday a world without nuclear weapons is "possible and necessary," the Japanese news agency Kyodo reported on Sunday.
The Pope pleaded for action against one of the region's greatest scourges, human trafficking to fuel the forced labor and sex trade industries, as he began a week-long visit to Asia.
Pope Francis hosted 1,500 homeless and needy people for lunch on Sunday as the Roman Catholic Church marked its World Day of the Poor.
Vatican Pope Francis has appealed for a new effort at dialogue after US forces pulled back from northeastern Syria.
Pope Francis said prayers on Sunday for victims of the bombing of a migrant center in Libya last week.
The 14-year-old hero did not find a seat in his school trip to Vatican so he was unable to see the Pope.
Pope Francis paid tribute on Saturday to journalists killed while doing their jobs, saying media freedom is a key indicator of a country’s health.
Pope Francis made the first-ever papal visit to North Macedonia on Tuesday.
“I am asking you as a brother to stay in peace. I am asking you with my heart, let us go forward. There will be many problems but they will not overcome us. Resolve your problems,” Francis said in improvised remarks
Pope Francis arrived in Morocco on Saturday to start a two-day trip centered on inter-faith relations.
Pope Francis held an open-air Mass for 170,000 people in Abu Dhabi Tuesday on the final day of his historic visit to the United Arab Emirates, Daily Mail reported.