Vatican weighing papal trip to Mexico, Cuba in 2012
Catholic World News - November 10, 2011
The Vatican is actively considering a papal visit to Mexico and Cuba in 2012.
Father Federico Lombardi, the director of the Vatican press office, told reporters that papal nuncios in Mexico and Cuba have been instructed to inform the political leaders of those nations that the Pope is weighing a trip in the spring of next year.
Pope Benedict will make the final decision soon, Father Lombardi said, noting that preparations would need to be made quickly.
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!
Progress toward our July expenses ($21,632 to go):
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!