Posts Tagged ‘papal trip’

Fiat 500 used by Pope Francis during NYC visit sells for US$300,000 Comments 0

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

The first chariot had red horses, according to the Bible. Well, this one has 101 horses. Another pope mobile has hit the auction block. The website Charitybuzz auctioned one of the Fiat 500s that toted Pope Francis around New York in September. Miles Nadal, an entrepreneur, businessman and philanthropist, says he paid $300,000 for the Read more

Vatican says no plans yet for papal trip to Pakistan Comments 0

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

The Vatican denied media reports last week that Pope Francis had accepted an invitation to visit Pakistan later this year. Vatican spokesman Father Federico Lombardi said told the Catholic Register that there is “currently no travel program to Pakistan being studied.” Pakistani Shipping Minister Kamran Michael and Religious Affairs Minister Sardar Muhammad Yousaf told reporters Read more