The pope is in Kazakhstan, the queen’s horses are marching in London, and you’re reading The Tuesday Pillar Post.
Oh, and today is the feast of St. John Chrysostom. More on him – and those horses – in just a bit.
In the meantime, we’ve got a lot of news to cover, so let’s get to it.
Pope Francis this morning traveled to Kazakhstan for an inter-religious leadership summit.
The pontiff had originally expected to meet Russia’s Orthodox Patriarch Kirill at the meetings, but Kirill announced not long ago that he wasn’t going, which put a damper on the pope’s ecumenical plans.
So what will Pope Francis do in the world’s largest landlocked country?
Here’s what you need to know.
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