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46 min ago | 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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Related Topix: Travel, Philippines Travel, Asia Travel, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

4 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Healthcare

9 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: France, World News

13 hrs ago | 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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17 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

20 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Larson, Democrat, Peter King, Steve Israel

21 hrs ago | Iobserve

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By Catholic News Service BERLIN -- As the world marks the 100th anniversary of World War I, Germany's Catholic bishops urged efforts to overcome "This war began in Europe 100 years ago during these summer months, and its dimensions are still shocking," the Berlin-based bishops' conference said.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Pope urges Christians to protect nature from exploitation

During an open air mass before around 200,000 people Sunday, Pope Francis called for Christians to be environmentally conscious and to protect nature from criminal abuse and illegal dumping .

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Related Topix: Italy, World News, Mafia, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel

The Hill

Juan Williams: Shame of the GOP on border

Last week, the nation's religious leaders stood up to ask their elected officials to look past politics and see that children - not theoretical abstractions but real, young individuals - are suffering because of inaction by Congress.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Representative John Fleming, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, John McCain, Opinion

ThinkProgress

Did The Pope Just Challenge The Church's Position On War?

Pope Francis has a habit of saying things that are not necessarily in line with the established teaching of the Catholic Church , but his most recent appeal for peace in the Middle East may put him at odds with a centuries-old Catholic theology concerning the proper use of military force.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, History in the News, US News, Liberal Political News

ABC News

Papal First: Francis Visits Pentecostal Church

Pope Francis has become the first pope to visit a Pentecostal church, pressing his outreach to evangelicals who represent Catholicism's greatest competition for Christian souls around the globe.

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Related Topix: Italy, World News, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

ThinkProgress

The Inside Story Of How A Christian Woman Sentenced To Death In Sudan Came Out Alive

Meriam Ibrahim, from Sudan, disembarks with her children Maya, in her arms, and Martin, accompanied by Italian deputy Foreign Minister Lapo Pistelli In May, Meriam Ibrahim Ishaq was told that she would die for her beliefs.

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Related Topix: Prison, US News, Liberal Political News

CBS Local

City Officials Undecided Where Pope Francis Would Appear If He Visits Philadelphia

Archbishop Charles Chaput last week fueled speculation that the Pope will visit Philadelphia for the September 2015 World Meeting of Families.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

KOAT-TV

Archbishop Sheehan Retering

Turning 75 Archbishop Sheehan is retiring, and our Regina Ruiz talks to Sheehan about his legacy and now his new chapter in life.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Cochiti, NM

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

Kia Soul to Carry Pope Around Korea

Pope Francis will be driven around the Korean capital in a Kia Soul when he visits next month, a government official said Friday.

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Free Republic

'Please stop!', Pope Francis makes plea for peace

Pope Francis made an emotional plea for peace on Sunday in an impromptu addition to comments delivered at his weekly Angelus address in Saint Peter's Square.

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Examiner.com

What is the American Catholic's pearl of great price?

In today's gospel reading from the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass , Jesus speaks about finding a pearl of great price--so great in value as to inspire the finder to sell everything else in their life so that the pearl becomes everything to them.

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DFW Catholic

Jesus is the great treasure, Pope teaches

Vatican City, Jul 27, 2014 / 11:07 am .- Pope Francis on Sunday stressed the priceless value of encountering Jesus, noting that Jesus' parables speak of those who are willing to trade everything for the Kingdom of God.

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Examiner.com

Why some people refuse to believe UFOs/aliens are real - part 2

Pope Francis attends a mass during the feast-day Mass of Corpus Domini on the plains of the small town of Sibari in June 2014.

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Related Topix: UFO and Alien, Canada,

KABC-AM Los Angeles

Pope May Visit United States in 2015

Pope Francis may visit the United States in 2015, says Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Caput.

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