Aleteia logoAleteia logo
Aleteia
Saturday 08 May |
Saint of the Day: Bl. Paul-Hélène Saint Raymond

The Ukrainian Army meets Pope Francis

Photo of the Day | Sat May 26 2018
POPE FRANCIS,UKRAINE

Antoine Mekary | Aleteia

Photo of the Day: May 26, 2018

On May 23, 2018, after the General Audience in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis met with members of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the National Guard of Ukraine, the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine, wounded ATO soldiers, widows who lost their husbands in the war, cadets and members of the orchestra of Petro Sahaidachny National Army Academy who attended the General Papal Audience on St. Peter’s Square in the Vatican. The delegation was led by bishop Mykhailo Koltun, the head of the Military Chaplaincy Department of Patriarchal Curia of UGCC [the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church], Embassy of Ukraine at the Holy See.

Photograph by Antoine Mekary for Aleteia @antoine.mekary

Read more : Pope Francis: How do you pray when someone asks you to pray for him?

And follow us on Instagram!

Tags:
Pope Francis
Daily prayer
And today we celebrate...




Top 10
1
Eric Clapton, Luciano Pavarotti, East London Gospel Choir
J-P Mauro
Hear Clapton and Pavarotti sing a prayer to the “Holy Mothe...
2
I.Media for Aleteia
These 30 shrines will lead the Rosary Relay for end of the pandem...
3
MOTHER OF ASIA - TOWER OF PEACE
J-P Mauro
Philippines finishes construction of largest Marian statue in the...
4
FIRST LOOK
Sarah Robsdottir
Dad’s priceless reaction to newborn goes viral
5
OUR LADY OF FATIMA,SUN
Philip Kosloski
Prayer to Our Lady of Fatima for healing and strength
6
CHURCH
Philip Kosloski
What are the 4 different parts of the Mass?
7
SAINT Januarius
J-P Mauro
Watch the blood of St. Januarius liquefy in May 2021
See More
Newsletter
Get Aleteia delivered to your inbox. Subscribe here.