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Pope to visit Colombia next year

January 25, 2016

Pope Francis will visit Colombia in 2017, the country's bishops have announced.

The Colombian bishops' conference revealed on January 23 that the Pontiff has agree to a visit in 2017. Exact dates not not yet been set.

Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos said that the country "will receive him with enthusiasm and in peace."

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