Hashtag blessed! Occidental Mindoro Rep. Josephine Ramirez-Sato gets to meet the Pope
Occidental Mindoro Rep. Josephine Ramirez-Sato had the most divine trip to Vatican City when she got to meet and hug his holiness Pope Francis.
They also had a “meaningful exchange” where the pontiff asked about Mindanao and Marawi.
She conveyed to him the good news that the Marawi siege is over after a five month battle with extremists, and the government is now rebuilding the city.
Pope Francis vowed to pray for Filipinos, but also asked them to pray for him.
Sato shared her significant, once in a lifetime experience on her Facebook page.
It was indeed a blessed experience.
“Thankful for the meaningful exchange with His Holiness, Pope Francis. He shared that He holds a special place in his heart for the Philippines and inquired on the situation in Mindanao and Marawi. Conveyed to him that the hostilities are over, and the government is starting to rebuild the city.His Holiness asked me to relay a simple request, ‘As I continue to pray for the Filipinos, please, also continue to pray for me,” she posted.