Pope Welcomes Soccer Players Taking Part in Interreligious Match for Peace

This is a syndicated post from ZENIT - The World Seen From Rome. [Read the original article...]

Some 50 former and current professional soccer players representing different religions are to take part in an “Interreligious Soccer Match for Peace” in Rome’s Olympic Stadium this evening. Pope Francis, who had the original idea for the event, received the players at the Vatican this afternoon.
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