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04/10/2018 - On October 3 and 4, 2018, the solemnity of San Francesco d'Assisi will be celebrated. For the occasion, more than 10,000 pilgrims, 250 mayors and 120 journalists will arrive in Assisi. The Campania region was chosen to represent the annual tribute of the Italian municipalities to the Patron of Italy and for the fourth time in history... [Read All]

14/05/2018 - On Saturday, May 12th, 2018, German Chancellor Angela Merkel received the Lamp of Peace of St. Francis from the Franciscan community in Assisi for "her work of conciliation in favor of the peaceful coexistence of peoples". The award was followed by a private greeting in the Chapter Hall with the President of Colombia, Juan Manuel... [Read All]