Pope will visit Kazakhstan

Pope Francis will pay a state visit to Kazakhstan. The Pontiff will stay in our country from September 13 to 15.


On the first day of his visit, the Pope will meet with Kazakhstani President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and representatives of foreign diplomatic missions. Pontiff will lead a mass for Catholics, including pilgrims who will be visiting Nur-Sultan on September 14.
On the final day of the visit the Pontiff will take part in the closing ceremony of the VII Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions and meet with seminarians, monks and clergymen of the Roman Catholic Church of Kazakhstan.

Author: Igor Toporkov

Photo: from the archive of the press service

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