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Pope Francis walking by donated Popemobile. Pope Francis walking by donated Popemobile. 

Vatican Weekend Feature Program: 30 December 2017

Listen to our half-hour program that includes a reflection by Monsignor Peter Fleetwood on how the end of the year can bring to light problems we had buried or never even recognized, Carmelite Father, Reginald Foster, cites Pope Leo the Great, Livy, Cicero and all that to help us bring in the New Year plus another musical medley by Monsignor Philip Whitmore who traces the history of some of our most popular Christmas Carols.

By Veronica Scarisbrick

Vatican Weekend for December 30th, 2017 features a reflection by Monsignor Peter Fleetwood on how sadly the New Year can be a terrifying anti-climax to a period that revealed problems we had buried, our popular Latin Lover, Carmelite Father Reginald Foster, talks about how the Romans envisaged the New Year and Monsignor Philip Whitmore traces the history and origins of our best loved form of sacred music: Christmas Carols.

30 December 2017 Program


29 December 2017, 12:16