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Vatican City, Jul 22, 2014 / 04:49 am .- The Vatican has released Pope Francis' schedule for the first of this two-day trip to the Italian city of Caserta, where he will later meet an evangelical pastor and friend from his time in Buenos Aires.
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A firebrand Sri Lankan monk on Tuesday criticised the Dalai Lama for urging the island's Buddhists to halt violence against minority Muslims and rejected him as a global spiritual leader.
With the likes of Sir Donald Bradman, Saint Mary MacKillop, Dame Roma Mitchell, R.M.Williams and Roy 'Mo' Rene all once calling South Australia home, selecting SA's greatest historical character had voters scrambling.
After the Obama and Tea Party years, US conservatives intend to redefine themselves.
Joseph Enos, an elder in the Native American community, blesses a new statue of St. Kateri Tekakwith at St. Mary's Basilica July 14. Franciscan Father Vince Mesi, pastor, also blessed it.
London, England, Jul 21, 2014 / 03:49 pm .- Tony Palmer, a Protestant Christian leader and a close friend of Pope Francis, passed away in the U.K. on Sunday due to injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident.
It began with the murder of an innocent 3-year-old boy who burned to death in his grandfather's car in a Mafia ambush in January.
Historians have a term we call the scapegoating concept of history. This is the idea that people tend to look for others to blame - scapegoats - for their condition.
The chorus of John Nienstedt's critics got a lot bigger last week with the addition of the New York Times.
On his second day in Italy, Mayor Bill de Blasio visited the Vatican and invited Pope Francis to come to New York.
Vatican City, Jul 21, 2014 / 05:55 am .- In his weekly Sunday Angelus address Pope Francis mourned the fleeing of the last Christians from the Iraqi city of Mosul, who were told by ISIS forces last week to either convert, pay the Jizya tax or leave.
This, in itself, is not a bad thing at all. Italy is a terrific country with countless things to see and do.
"Thinking that the pope should want the illegals to go to Argentina to get better soccer players for World Cup."
REVELATIONS concerning Cardinal Sean Brady 's involvement in a 1975 canonical inquiry into Fr Brendan Smyth's abuse of Brendan Boland have sparked fresh calls for the Catholic Church's most senior churchman to stand down.
The Vatican revealed Friday that Pope Francis , in an effort to continue his work for peace in the Middle East , personally telephoned Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli President Shimon Peres to voice his grave concern over the escalating situation in the Gaza Strip in which many civilians have lost their lives on all sides of the ... (more)
We're back with this week's recap of the biggest stories in faith and culture. Here are the headlines and articles you won't want to miss: And that's not the only controversy brewing, as the Church of England also voted to ax the devil from its baptismal rite - and some priests and critics aren't too happy about it.
Pope Benedict acknowledged that it is understandable to be cautious when we first hear the Holy Spirit, not because it is right to fear the Holy Spirit, but because so much craziness has been done TO the Church and so many wounds have been inflicted upon the Church by those claiming to be operating under the influence of the Holy Spirit.
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