For Pope and POTUS, The Audience Is Set

Posted May 4, 2017 4:08 pm by Editor

For Pope and POTUS, The Audience Is Set

After months of the kind of hemming and hawing normally reserved for a courtship, it’s finally official – the Pope will receive President Trump for a private audience at 8.30 am on Wednesday, 24 May.Five days after Francis told the traveling press en route from Egypt that no request for a meeting had yet been received from the White House, late-morning leaks from administration officials that the Vatican had been added to the President’s schedule for his first overseas tour – a weeklong trip centered on the late-month G7 summit in Sicily – were confirmed by the Holy See shortly

Read more...

Send this to a friend