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Pope makes unannounced visit to catechism class

April 15, 2024

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CWN Editor's Note: Pope Francis made an unannounced visit to a children’s catechism class at San Giovanni Maria Vianney Parish in Rome on April 11.

The Pope discussed the importance of prayer and thanksgiving to God. He also gave the children rosaries and chocolate Easter eggs.

The papal visit marked the inauguration in the Pope’s diocese of “schools of prayer,” an initiative that is part of the 2024 Year of Prayer.

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