Holy See

A brief look at the recent history of Egypt-Vatican relations

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 - 09:30 GMT

Over the past several decades the relationship between Egypt and the Vatican has experienced numerous transformations. On May 10, 1973, the late Pope Shenouda III signed a historic Christological declaration alongside Pope Paul VI in the Vatican, after ye

Pope Francis to lead mass service at Cairo Stadium April 29

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 - 10:40 GMT

Pope Francis will lead a Catholic mass at Cairo Stadium on April 29 during his two-day visit to Egypt.

Pope Francis to visit Egypt April 28-29

Sat, 18 Mar 2017 - 01:10 GMT

Pope Francis will visit Egypt in late April upon an invitation from Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.