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On the feast of the Immaculate Conception on 8 December, Pope Benedict XVI pays homage to the Virgin Mary by making a pilgrimage to Piazza Mignanelli beside the Spanish Steps in the city centre at 16.00. In an annual tra...
The 35th edition of the annual international nativity crib exhibition 100 Presepi has opened in Piazza del Popolo's Sala del Bramante and runs daily throughout the Christmas season, until 7 January 2011. In addition...
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The Reverend Dr Michael Vono, rector of St Paul
Thousands of faithful are to join Pope Benedict XVI at the Colosseum on 2 April for the annual Good Friday Via Crucis starting at 21.15. The meditations and prayers have been prepared by Cardinal Camillo Ruini, former...
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Italy is ready to present its case to the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) against the court
The annual international week of prayer for Christian unity takes place from 18-25 January. This year the biblical text that has been chosen to provide the theme for reflection is
Pope Benedict XVI is to visit Rome
A Christmas tree is back in Rome
Tuesday 8 December is a public holiday in Rome to celebrate the Roman Catholic feast of the Immaculate Conception. All public offices and schools will be closed although shops will be open to mark the first day of the Ch...
Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
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On 19 October Rome hosts two events dedicated to the African continent to coincide with the second special assembly for Africa of the synod of bishops, which is taking place in the Vatican until 25 October. From 09.0...
On the evening of 28 August crowds of faithful will gather at the 13th-century basilica of S. Maria di Collemaggio in L
Thousands of pilgrims will join Pope Benedict XVI at the Colosseum on Good Friday 10 April for the traditional Via Crucis procession from 21.00 to 23.30. A suggestive ceremony, the event ordinarily draws large crowds. B...
Rome celebrates St David's day with a weekend concert series dedicated to the music of Welsh composer Mervyn Burtch. Winner of the Jon Edwards Memorial Award for his contribution to the music of Wales, Burtch has compo...
Interior minister Roberto Maroni has ordered city prefects to prevent demonstrators from congregating near churches and other
18 January begins the week of prayer for Christian unity, an annual international event dedicated to reconciling the various Christian denominations. First observed in 1908, this year marks the 101st celebration. This y...
Mon 8 Dec is an Italian public holiday for the feast of the Immaculate Conception. As per tradition, the Pope will visit Piazza Mignanelli adjacent Piazza di Spagna to depose a wreath at the column of the Immaculate Conc...
Like starlings, black-clad Italian nuns were once everywhere in Italy, running kindergartens, making up the bulk of the nursing staff in many hospitals. walking down the street, sitting on the bus. Now it looks as if be...
During Ramadan bus 230, which usually only runs on Fridays, will run every day. This bus route runs between Piazza Euclide in Parioli and the Mosque in nearby Acqua Acetosa. Bus 230 will run every day of Ramadan, which t...
During Ramadan bus 230, which usually only runs on Fridays, will run every day. This bus route runs between Piazza Euclide in Parioli and the Mosque in nearby Acqua Acetosa. Bus 230 will run every day of Ramadan, which t...
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