The assassinated Archbishop Oscar Arnulfo Romero is at the final milestone of a tortuous road to sainthood with his beatification by the Roman Catholic Church on Saturday. The occasion has brought celebrations of the highest order in his native El Salvador.
New York Times · 15 hours ago
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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, May 22, 2015 / 03:17 pm (CNA).- Pope Francis’ one-day trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina this June will not include a visit to Medjugorje, the location of controversial alleged Marian …
Patheos · 4 hours ago
Pope Francis gave Abbas a medallion and told him, “The angel of peace destroys the evil spirit of war... I was thinking of you so that you may be an angel of peace.” The latter comment drew a round of consternation …
The Jerusalem Post · 20 minutes ago
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Three months after he was elected pontiff, Pope Francis visited the Italian island of Lampedusa, a transit point for thousands of refugees from Africa. It was his first trip as Pope outside Rome – a symbolic act for …
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Controversy is swirling over conflicting reports as to whether or not the Pope Francis called Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas an “angel of peace” during a meeting at the Vatican on Saturday. · 5 hours ago
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Pope Francis is set to weigh in on the climate change debate in what has already caused a considerable buzz in the media, by equal measure prompting cheers from the green lobby and irritation among climate skeptics, even before the message has been … · 37 minutes ago
... holiness will reportedly expand his papal visit in the U.S. in September to include New York City and Washington D.C. Pope Francis to eat with Typhoon Haiyan survivors in papal visit to the Philippines Pope Francis
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This week Pope Francis found himself in yet another media firestorm. Did he really say that Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas was "an angel of peace?" CNN clarifies the controversy here. It turns out the Pope gave Abbas a commemorative medal just as …
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Pope Francis has reminded parents that it is their responsibility to educate their children and not the "intellectual critics" who have "silenced" parents in their roles as heads of their families. According to Vatican Radio … · 6 hours ago
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VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis is giving marching orders to his bishops, telling them to strongly denounce corruption and to act more like pastors than “pilots” ordering the faithful around. Francis had strong words for …
The Daily Astorian · 8 hours ago
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Francis (Latin: Franciscus; born Jorge Mario Bergoglio; 17 December 1936) is the 266th and current Pope of the …
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