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News Archive 2014


New Stamp Issue, 5 June

Pope Canonization by Pope Francis

On 27 April 2014, the day of divine mercy, the Roman-Catholic church celebrated a once-in-a-lifetime event: on that day, Pope Francis canonized two former popes: John XXIII and John Paul II. On the day of issue, the special post office will be cancelling mail items with the special first-day postmark. Austrian Post will be marking this event with a miniature sheet.

When? 5 June 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where? Parish Unter St. Veit, Wittegasse 4, 1130 Vienna

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