Pope Francis makes a phone call to the initiator of the Neocatechumenal Way, Kiko Argüello, on the afternoon of the 9th of January to congratulate him on his 81st birthday. Francisco took the opportunity to greet him and to offer him once again his support to him and to the entire Neocatechumenal Way, encouraging him to continue forward. Kiko, surprised by the thoughtfulness of the Holy Father, thanked the gesture
Porto San Giorgio, 01/19/2019 On the morning of Saturday, January 19, Kiko Argüello has been named honorary citizen of the town of Porto San Giorgio, in the Le Marche region (Italy). The mayor of the town and other members of the City Council have awarded the distinction to Argüello at the International Neocatechumenal Center, where he is gathered with more than 1,200 itinerant catechists, as well as priests and families
Rome, 01/09/2019 The initiator and international manager of the Neocatechumenal Way, Kiko Argüello, thanks Pope Francis for the words that he dedicated yesterday at the end of the mass at the Casa Santa Marta of the Vatican on the occasion of his 80th birthday, today January 9. Yesterday, as the Vatican News reports, Francis dedicated a greeting at the end of the mass and thanked him “for the apostolic zeal
On August 18, 2018, the Holy Father sent a letter to Kiko Argüello thanking him for sending the book in which Carmen Hernández’s diaries were collected from 1979 to 1981 and which was recently published in Spain.