Saint Paul Church 923 Christian Street Vigil of Sunday: 5:00 PM Sunday: 8:00 AM & 12:00 Noon Weekdays: 7:30 AM Holy Day: 7:30 AM & 7:00 PM Civil Holidays: 9:00am
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SAINT PAUL PARISH 808 S. Hutchinson Street Philadelphia, PA 19147
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St. Paul Parish is seated in the heart of the Italian Market in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Explore our site to discover our rich history and marvel over our beautiful establishment. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.
Reverend John J. Large, Pastor Russell DeStefano, Parish Business Manager Theresa R. Smith, Coordinator of Religious Education Ronald R. Coles, Director of Music Donna Bartlett, Parish Secretary Edward Canterbury, SFO, Parish Sexton Chris Ciborowski, Maintenance
(Vatican Radio) Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the (Vatican) Secretary of State, said on Thursday that Pope Francis played a very significant role in facilitating the rapprochement between the U.S. and Cuba. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Vatican Radio, Cardinal Parolin spoke of the Holy See’s satisfaction over the agreement between the U.S. and Cuba to restore diplomatic ties and praised the leaders of the two nations for their courageous decision.
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis spoke on Thursday at his joy over the rapprochement between the United States and Cuba, two nations who have been estranged for many years, saying this was a result of diplomacy. His remarks came in a brief off-the-cuff address to non-resident Ambassadors to the Holy See; Bahamas, Bangladesh, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Finland, Malaysia, Mali, Mongolia, New Zealand, Rwanda, Tanzania and Togo. He said the work of an Ambassador is to take small steps aimed at building peace, bringing the hearts of people closer together and sowing brotherhood between peoples and nations.
Please find below an English translation of the pope’s remarks to the non-resident Ambassadors:
Vatican City, 18 December 2014 (VIS) -This morning in the Clementine Hall of the Apostolic Palace, the Holy Father received in audience the ambassadors of the following nations, presenting their Credential Letters: