Pope welcomes Rotary to Jubilee audience

By Rotary International Thousands of Rotary members, motivated by a special invitation from Pope Francis, gathered at the Vatican in Rome on Saturday to celebrate a message of compassion, inclusiveness, and service to humanity.
At midmorning, the group — numbering some 9,000 members from 80 countries — made its way through the congested streets of Rome, past the tight security surrounding St. Peter’s Square, and settled into the area reserved for Rotary in front of St. Peter’s Basilica for the Jubilee audience.
Francis, a 79-year-old Argentine, urged the crowd of more than 100,000, which included members of the… …read more

Source:: Rotary.org

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