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Building of a World of Authentic Solidarity

Today Pope Francis received some audiences (more complete list in Italian), including:

participants of an international conference promoted by the Centesimus Annus-Pro Pontifice Foundation on the topic of “Entrepreneurship in the fight against poverty. Refugee crisis, our challenge.” (full text, summary video). Of the conference itself, here is a really really good summary video.
Prime Minister of Poland, Beata Szydlo (summary video)

As well today, for Mercy Friday as part of the Year of Mercy, he visited the “Il Chicco” (or The Grain) community where a group of people with severe disabilities live (more details, summary video).

Also today, Pope Francis made a number of appointments, sent a tweet:

If our hearts and actions are inspired by charity, by divine love, then our communication will be touched by God’s own power. (link)

and posted to Instagram:

Mother, we thank you for your faith; we renew our entrustment to you. #Fatima, #VirginMary, #Faith (link)

In Pope Francis related news:

There is a good documentary that was released today, explaining many details of the history of Jubilee Year celebrations (summary video, full video - not free).

And that’s the Pope Francis news for the day!