Parolin: Belarus Eagerly Awaits Pope’s Visit


At the end of Mass at Minsk archcathedral on the 15th of March the secretary of state of Vatican cardinal Pietro Parolin promised to give Pope Francis the news that Belarus eagerly awaits him.

“I hope that God will hasten the coming of the day when your wish will be fulfilled and the Pope will visit you”, – mentioned the cardinal.

As for now, he asked “to uphold the prayer unity for the God Almighty would bless our societies and every person”.

The visit of Pietro Parolin began on the 12th of March. During his meetings with the leader of the country, Belarusian Catholic bishops and Catholic believers he was invited to give the Pope an invitation to Belarus, but the head of Belarusian Orthodox church metroploitan Paul stated that the visit has not been yet discussed.

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