Sr. Judith Zoebelein, Pope Francis
Copyright Osservatore Romano 2013

Sister Judith Zoebelein receives Pope's blessing
for Community

ROME (03-21-2013) - Sister Judith Zoebelein, FSE received a blessing for the Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist from Pope Francis when she met him at the Vatican on Wednesday, March 20th. The new Holy Father had asked to meet the staffs of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity and the Pontifical Council for Inter-religious Dialogue. Sister Judith works in the latter Council, under the leadership of Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran. A reporter from the Meriden, Connecticut, Record Journal newspaper spoke with Sister Judith by phone after the encounter. Following is the article from the Record Journal: Pope blesses nun and Meriden Franciscan community.