Armenia: Pope Francis in continuity with Benedict XV

Posted June 23, 2016 8:03 am by Editor

Armenia: Pope Francis in continuity with Benedict XV

(Vatican Radio) The 14th Apostolic journey abroad of Pope Francis is to Armenia, a landlocked mountainous nation which borders with to the west Turkey, to the East Azerbaijan, to the north Georgia and to the South Iran.

This visit, to the first country ever to adopt Christianity as a state religion begins in the nation’s capital Yerevan and sports a logo which highlights this historic factor along with the dates of the journey which are the 24th to the 26th of June.

It’s a circular logo divided in half by two colours: yellow for the Vatican and purple for the Armenian city of

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