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Spokane CATholics know o pets were permitted in the papal residence in Vatican City.
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Over the past week, Pope Francis has launched a crescendo of attacks on the global financial system and what he calls a "cult of money" that does not help the poor.
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You can see the streets where he grew up and played soccer, the church where Jorge Bergoglio prayed as a teenager and the cathedral where the man who would become Pope Francis said Mass.
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TWO of the most senior archbishops in the country have differed on whether pro-choice Catholics should be prevented from receiving communion.
Father Alban Riley at the Westminster Abbey in Mission, which was built in the 1950s.
The Catholic Church unveiled a new iPad application this week, intended to keep the faithful abreast of Vatican comings-and-goings, as well as other news from the church's missions throughout the world.
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An attempt by politicians in Ireland to alter their country's ban on abortion reaches Massachusetts on Monday when Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny gives an address to graduates at Boston College, a Catholic university.
This week, Bernard Sanders, the socialist independent U.S. Senator from Vermont, stood up in front of his colleagues to quote the Pope.
Cagliari, Italy, May 17, 2013 / 05:05 am .- Father Giovannino Tolu said his heart began racing when he heard that Pope Francis will the visit the shrine he oversees on the Italian island of Sardinia, making it the fourth time he has received a pontiff.
There is nothing unusual about a Catholic leader urging priests to draw closer to their flocks, to focus on day-to-day issues that bridge the gap between pulpit and pew.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, mindful of the weight of Christian voters in September elections, made a quick trip to Rome Saturday for a private meeting with Pope Francis, focusing on how Europe's struggling economy should be at the service of the people.
Thousands of protesters, led by trade unionists, have rallied in the Italian capital Rome against the policies of the new coalition government.
"On a scale of 1 to 10, the Pope's interest in eradicating hunger is at 11," the director general of the FAO says.
Bishop Juan Ignacio Arrieta has a special briefcase he uses exclusively to carry documentation for a project that would completely revise an entire section of the Catholic Church's basic law.