Pope, Curia begin Lenten retreat
March 07, 2016
Pope Francis and members of the Roman Curia traveled to a retreat house in Arricia, a town 15 miles from Rome, for their Lenten retreat.
The retreat began on the evening of March 6 and concludes on March 11.
Father Ermes Ronchi, an Italian Servite theologian, is leading the annual spiritual exercises, whose theme this year concerns the questions asked in the Gospel.
- Inizio degli Esercizi spirituali del Santo Padre e della Curia romana, 06.03.2016 (Holy See Press Office)