Pope Tawadros visits European Parliament HQs
Wednesday، 16 October 2019 - 10:51 AM
Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of St. Mark Diocese on Tuesday 15/10/2019 paid a visit to the European Parliament HQs, where he was received by its President David Sassoli.
The Pontiff arrived in Brussels earlier in the day for a three-day pastoral visit to open two new churches.
Egypt's Ambassador to Belgium Khaled Al-Bakly, Leader of the European People's Party Manfred Weber and Leader of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats parliamentary group Iratxe Garcia were among the receptors.
During the visit, the Pope attended a banquet with the EPP Group Working Group on Intercultural and Religious Dialogue.