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The Catholic Community Television Network, CCTN originating from St. Paul's, was developed in 1996 as a continued outreach, created by the success of the Radio Mass. CCTN started its first program in 1998 on a local Christian television station.
(Vatican Radio) An Interreligious Soccer Match for Peace – an initiative desired by Pope Francis - will take place Monday night at Rome’s Olympic Stadium. The 50-some former and current professional players to take part in the game were received by the Pope in the Vatican Monday afternoon.
“Tonight’s sporting event,” said Pope Francis, “is a highly symbolic gesture to show that it is possible to build a culture of encounter and a world of peace, where believers of different religions – preserving their identities …can live together in harmony and reciprocal respect.”