ROME, 17-04-2017 ROME, 17-04-2017 Guatemalan youth arrive in Rome for congress of university students April 17, 2017. Students from around the world are in Rome for a congress which discusses a “world in motion”. Political expert: Trump’s strategy is to keep the pope at a distance. April 14, 2017. President Trump could potentially skip a visit to Rome and the pope during his trip to Italy in May. Pope’s Schedule: Consistory for cause of sainthood for Fatima shepherds April 17, 2017. He will celebrate the “New Martyrs” from the 20th and 21st centuries. LIVE: Pope prays Regina Coeli in St. Peter’s Square April 17, 2017. The prayer begins around 12 p.m., local Rome time.