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Pope, Curia leaders begin Lenten Retreat

February 19, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Pope Francis and the leaders of the Roman Curia have begun their Lenten spiritual exercises. Traveling outside Rome to a retreat house in Ariccia, they will spend the week in prayer and meditation, led by the Portuguese Father Jose Tolentino Mendonca.
During the Lenten Retreat, work schedules at the Vatican are reduced and papal audiences suspended.

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