Pope Francis in Cuba

Pope Francis visits Fidel (photo)

According to Federico Lombardi Pope Francis and Fidel held a pleasant meeting which lasted between 30-40 minutes

Pope Francis in Cuba

The Pontiff was received at the foot of the aircraft’s staircase by President Raúl Castro Ruz. After the two heads of state greeted each other, a group of children shared a tender moment with the Pope.

Pope Francis sends Cuban people video message

In his message to the Cuban people, the Pontiff said, “I am going to visit you to share faith and hope, so that we may strengthen each other in following Jesus.”

Pope Francis arrives tomorrow

The Pontiff’s apostolic visit to Cuba is set to begin Saturday, September 19 and will continue through the 22nd. Francis is the third Pope to visit the country.

Welcome Pope Francis

The Pontiff’s presence in Cuba confirms the positive state of current relations between the Cuban government and the Vatican

Council of State agrees to pardon 3,522 prisoners

The pardons have taken into account the nature of offenses for which individuals were punished, their prison behavior, length of sentences and health reasons

Cuba ready to welcome Pope Francis

In the year of the 80th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Cuba and the Holy See, Pope Francis will visit the country, one of the few in the world that has been visited by the last three popes.