Vatican News

Vatican & World news 15.08.2021

These are the headlines for Sunday, August 15, the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary:

- At the Angelus Pope Francis says Mary’s humility is the key to the journey that leads from Earth to Heaven

- Following the Angelus the Pope appeals for dialogue and peace in Afghanistan

- The Pope remembers the victims of the earthquake overnight in Haiti

- And finally we take you on a visit to Rome's famous Salus Populi Romani icon at the Papal Basilica of Saint Mary Major

15 August 2021