Pope Francis will visit Tirana in 21 of September 2014
Submitted by edisabecolli on Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:52
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:45
In 21 of September, Pope Francis is going to pay a visit in our country. He said “he feels happy to accept the invitation of bishops and Albanian authorities. By this occasion the “Mother Theresa“ square in Tirana will pass a renovation process. The visit of Pope Francis in Albania, is the second one, after the visit of Pope John Paul II in 25 of April 1993. This visit of Pope Francis is the first visit he is taking in Europe, and it has a political importance for Albania, thus confirming the friendship between Holy Sea and Albanian people since the time of Albanian National Hero, Scanderbeg .
During his visit in Tirana, Pope Francis will be accompanied by 70 foreign journalists. By this occasion the Albanian National Tourism Agency is preparing a package with promotional material, which will be distributed during his visit .