‘Praying the Rosary with Pope Francis’ released by US Bishops’ Communications Department; Promotional Contest To Offer Rosaries Blessed by Pope


“Praying the Rosary With Pope Francis,” an easy-to-carry booklet of meditations, will be released by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Department of Communications, May 19.




The USCCB has exclusive rights to distribute the pope’s book in the United States.




The booklet offer meditations by Pope Francis on the twenty mysteries of the Rosary and the life of Jesus and Mary. Full color photographs illustrate each of the Joyful, Sorrowful, Glorious and Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary.  




The 75-page booklet is available for $7.95 through the USCCB.org bookstore.




To promote the book, starting May 19 and going through the end of May, USCCB


will give away a rosary blessed by Pope Francis each day. Those who want a chance to win a free rosary can learn more at www.USCCB.org/Rosary