Lebanon News

Rai meets Pope Francis in Vatican

Pope Francis walks as he leads the general audience in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican February 12, 2014. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

BEIRUT: Maronite Cardinal Beshara Rai held talks Thursday with Pope Francis in the Vatican, the National News Agency reported.

Rai, who left Lebanon Tuesday, is on a two-week visit to the Vatican to take part in meetings at the Roman Catholic Church’s central governing body.

The cardinal will hold talks with the pope again next week, the NNA said.





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