AFN announces the names of the delegates that will meet with Pope Francis


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By Jacob Cardinal, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

(ANNews) - On November 25, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) released the names and titles of the 13 First Nation delegates chosen to travel to Vatican City from Dec 14 to Dec 21 to meet with Pope Francis on behalf of the organization.
The delegation is set to have a one-hour meeting with the Pope on the 20th. The meeting is expected to include topics like the 10 principles of reconciliation and the recently discovered unmarked graves at former Residential School sites.
The theme of the delegation is how Indigenous Peoples and the Catholic Church can come together towards...continued.

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