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President Áder to Attend Csíksomlyó Papal Mass

MTI-Hungary Today 2019.04.12.

President János Áder and his wife Anita Herczegh will attend the mass celebrated by Pope Francis in Csíksomlyó (Sumuleu Ciuc), a traditional place of pilgrimage in central Romania, on June 1, the president’s office said on Friday.

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Áder will attend the mass at the invitation of György Jakubinyi, the archbishop of Gyulafehérvár (Alba Iulia).

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They will also visit the traditional pilgrimage taking place a week later on June 8, the office said.

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Over 100,000 visitors have already registered for the mass celebrated by the pontiff, with a “pilgrim train” operating from Hungary to rise to the demand.

On the featured photo: President János Áder and his wife Anita Herczegh at the Csíksomlyó mass is 2018. Photo by Nándor Veres/MTI