Pope’s visit to Armenia on 101st anniversary of the Genocide a possibility
Pope’s visit to Armenia on 101st anniversary of the Genocide a possibility –
Armradio – Visiting Armenia in April 2016, the 101st anniversary of the 1915 genocide, is a possibility for the Pope, although this has not been absolutely confirmed, according to World Religion News.
He hopes to visit the country, but admits, “I am old and these trips are heavy.”
The Pope may also visit three South-American nations: Peru, Colombia and Venezuela. Argentina, Chile and Uruguay are also awaiting a visit from the Pope.
Pope Francis confirmed that he will be visiting Mexico in the first half of 2016.
Pope Francis will also be leading World Youth Day in Kraków, Poland, the city of Pope John Paul II and Divine Mercy mystic, St. Faustina Kowalska.
The real focus of the Pope’s 2016 schedulve will be the Jubilee of Mercy, which may attract 25 million visitors. He will be modeling the corporal and spiritual works of mercy in Catholic doctrine, starting with a Jubilee for Pilgrimage Workers from January 19-21, 2016.