The Holy See has announced a some interesting Papal events due to take place over the coming weeks.
Fr. Federico Lombardi, the Holy See’s press spokesman, confirmed today that a live audio-video link between Pope Benedict XVI and the International Space Station will go ahead on Saturday 21 May at 13:56 local time. The link up will mark the last mission of the Shuttle Endeavour. Twelve astronauts will be present in the space station, including Italian Colonel Roberto Vittori, who has carried a silver medal gifted by Pope to the station, according to Vatican Radio.
Before then, on the sidelines of this week’s Wednesday general audience, the Holy Father is scheduled to meet in private with...READ MORE