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Catholic charity to hold day of prayer for peace in Iraq

Baghdad, Iraq, Aug 1, 2014 / 12:04 am .- Aid to the Church in Need has scheduled Aug. 6 as day of prayer for Iraq, portions of which are now controlled by Islamist militants, in response to the violence threatening Christians and others in the nation.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Examiner.com

Pope Francis declares the clergy guilty of child abuse will be held accountable

Pope Francis has begged forgiveness from the victims of clergy sex abuse in his first meeting with several abuse survivors.

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WHDH

Woman sentenced to death in Sudan arrives in Manchester

A Sudanese woman who refused to deny her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence is back on US soil.

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Daily Kos

Obama and the Pope disliked by the right

An apparently innocuous resolution intended to honor Pope Francis is having trouble making its way through the House of Representatives - reportedly mired in politics because some lawmakers view the pontiff as "too liberal."

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DFW Catholic

Vatican releases schedule for Pope's trip to Albania

Vatican City, Jul 31, 2014 / 07:46 am .- Pope Francis will make a one-day trip to Albania in September, during which he is slated to meet with local authorities, priests and religious as well as children from charitable institutions.

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Daily Mail

Paranormal Pug-tivity! Dog throws his best death stares in comical horror film spoof

Meriam heads for new life in America: Mother put on death row in Sudan for marrying a Christian leaves Rome for Philadelphia... with the Pope's blessing Police search home of sex offender and say they say they are 'zeroing in' on killer who beat 14-year-old girl to death after she sent 'OMG I'm being kidnapped' text 'He was a great old soul': ... (more)

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The Independent

Pope Francis issues top 10 tips for happiness - including don't try to convert other people

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The Common Ills

Iraq snapshot

Wednesday, July 30, 2014. Chaos and violence continue, Nouri's War Crimes continue, the plight of Iraqi Christians receive some attention, is Nouri being 'eased' out, what is John Kerry's role in the demise of Iraq, and much more.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Townhall

Jesus, Today's Church, and "Inequality"

That Jesus commanded His disciples-of which I am one-to love "the poor" is beyond dispute.

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Examiner.com

Third prophecy of Fatima also predicts a devastating war - part 3

Father Malachi Martin was able to read the Third Secret of Fatima before it was released.

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Boston.com

Pope Francis joins fight against human trafficking

Pope Francis arrived to bless the coffin of Cardinal Francesco Marchisano at the end of the funeral service celebrated by Cardinal Angelo Sodano in St. Peter's Basilica on Wednesday.

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Christianity Today

Pope Francis Apologizes for Pentecostal Persecution, But Italy's...

During his July 28 visit to the Evangelical Church of Reconciliation in Caserta, the pope apologized for past persecution of Pentecostals under Italy's fascist regime, which did not allow them to practice their faith.

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The Raw Story

Pope Francis sounds too much like Obama to be honored by Congress, Republican says

A bipartisan congressional resolution that would honor Pope Francis before his potential appearance in Philadelphia next year may not be acted upon because of Republican worries that the pontiff is perceived as being "too liberal," The Hill reports .

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DFW Catholic

Papal delegation suspends ordinations in Paraguay diocese

Ciudad del Este, Paraguay, Jul 29, 2014 / 04:39 pm .- An apostolic visitation of Paraguay's Cuidad del Este diocese concluded on Saturday with the visitors suspending a scheduled ordination until they have reached conclusions about their investigation.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Manila Bulletin

Pope Francis's 2015 visit confirmed

Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle officially announced the schedule of the pontiff's visit in a press briefing yesterday at the Arzobispado de Manila in Intramuros.

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Newsday

How many men are paedophiles?

The Pope was recently reported to have said that about 2% of Catholic clergy are paedophiles.

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English Dong-A

Pianist Paik Kun-woo to perform to celebrate Pope`s visit to Korea

Pianist Paik Kun-woo to perform to celebrate Pope`s visit to Korea . JULY 30, 2014 01:59.

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The Catholic Sun Phoenix

Pope Francis reveals top 10 secrets to happiness

In an interview published in part in the Argentine weekly "Viva" July 27, the pope listed his Top 10 tips for bringing greater joy to one's life: 1. "Live and let live."

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Brandon Sun

Vatican sets dates for pope's second Asia trip: Jan. 12-19 in Sri Lanka, Philippines

The Vatican has confirmed the dates for Pope Francis' second trip to Asia, a weeklong visit Jan. 12-19 to Sri Lanka and the Philippines.

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The Hill

Will Speaker move bill on the pope?

With time running out on the Capitol Hill calendar, the lawmakers who crafted the bipartisan measure are getting impatient with Speaker John Boehner .

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