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Pope Francis to university students: keep hope alive

By Vatican Radio
2/17/2017 (8 months ago)
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)

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By Vatican Radio
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)
2/17/2017 (8 months ago)

Published in College & University

Keywords: University, College, Catholic University, Catholic College, Pope Francis, Hope, Students


(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Friday visited one of Rome's major institutions of higher education today: the  UniversitĂ  degli studi "Roma 3", which has an enrollment of roughly 40 thousand students.

The Holy Father fielded four questions, each one from a student at a different level of study and in a different department, from post-graduates to married professionals in continuing formation to young undergrads from the business school and the arts and sciences.

One of the students was Nour Essa, a 31 year-old married mother and a refugee from Syria. She came to Rome with her family via Lesbos, making the last leg of her journey with Pope Francis, himself, aboard the Papal plane in 2016.

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'Help give every student and teacher Free resources for a world-class moral Catholic education'


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Pope Francis Prayer Intentions for OCTOBER 2017
Workers and the Unemployed.
That all workers may receive respect and protection of their rights, and that the unemployed may receive the opportunity to contribute to the common good.


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