U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden is scheduled to speak April 29, in what appears to be a first for such a high-ranking American government official.
In a "humanitarian and ecumenical gesture," not a political one, Pope Francis was to join Orthodox leaders in personally meeting with hundreds of refugees and migrants stranded in Greece.
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NCR Today: The Council of Cardinals has begun organizing a general overview for the full restructuring of the Roman Curia.
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Pope Francis has called on conference participants to reflect on how to enliven and strengthen the role of active non-violence in the face of aggression or conflict.
Italian Archbishop Carlo Viganò will be succeeded by French Archbishop Christophe Pierre.
NCR Today: Even though the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, and not Pope Francis, issued an invitation to Bernie Sanders, the meeting should have been postponed until after the U.S. election.