No alarm over Pope's health, to resume activity Saturday: Vatican

VATICAN CITY Fri Jun 27, 2014 2:03pm EDT

Pope Francis looks on during his Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican June 25, 2014. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

Pope Francis looks on during his Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican June 25, 2014.

Credit: Reuters/Alessandro Bianchi

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The Vatican said on Friday there was no cause for alarm over the health of Pope Francis after he suddenly canceled a visit to a Rome hospital.

The Vatican's chief spokesman Father Federico Lombardi said the pope would resume his normal activities on Saturday morning.

(Reporting by Philip Pullella; writing by Isla Binnie; editing by Andrew Roche)