Will Pope Francis meet the Chinese president this week?

catholicnewsagency.com - 03-20

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Chinese president Xi Jinping at a press conference after a meeting with the German chancellor in Berlin, July 5, 2017. Credit: 360b/Shutterstock. Ahead of the Chinese president’s arrival in Italy March 21, the AP reported that Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin said, “Our door is always open.”