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  1. Gizzi: Will Trump, Pope Meet in May?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | News Max

    Barely a year after Donald Trump and Pope Francis exchanged some strong words over the issue of illegal immigration, there is a question whether the two will meet when President Trump is in Rome for the G-7 summit in May. Newsmax posed that question to White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Monday, reminding him how the U.S. president, when in Rome, has always had an audience with the spiritual leader of the Roman Catholic Church going back to 1959 . "That's a great question," replied Spicer, himself a Roman Catholic.


  2. Priest accused of inappropriately touching children living on Canberra primary school groundsRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Catholic Archbishop Christopher Prowse moved a priest who was investigated for inappropriately touching children to live next to two Canberra primary schools because there was nowhere else to put him, the archbishop has revealed.


  3. Advocates: Sanctuary city ban will hurt Mississippi economyRead the original story

    44 min ago | Texarkana Gazette

    JACKSON, Miss. - A bill banning immigration sanctuary policies is drawing opposition from some Mississippi clergy, law enforcement and immigration advocates who say it will hurt the economy.


  4. Catholic Church houses former priest accused of inappropriate conduct near Canberra schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    The Catholic Church has confirmed it removed a NSW parish priest amidst allegations of inappropriate conduct towards children, but continues to house him on property neighbouring two Canberra schools. According to Archbishop of the Canberra-Goulburn Archdiocese Christopher Prowse, the parish priest of Tumut was removed from his position after allegations from a number of complainants surfaced.


  5. Archbishop granted second appeal over child sex concealment chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ADELAIDE Catholic Archbishop Philip Wilson will be allowed to once again appeal over a decision not to halt criminal proceedings relating to the alleged concealment of child sex assault. NSW Director of Public Prosecutions Lloyd Babb SC on Tuesday argued another appeal by Archbishop Wilson would have little chance of success.


  6. Bishops announce new South Dakota Catholic ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KSFY

    Bishop Paul Swain of Sioux Falls and Bishop Robert Gruss of Rapid City say the South Dakota Catholic Conference will comment on issues of public policy -- providing explanations of church teachings -- and their practical application.


  7. The GOP's unholy sellout to TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Despite his jutting jaw and comical bravado, Donald Trump is not another Benito Mussolini. The Italian dictator had six children, one wife and several mistresses, the most loyal of whom, Claretta Petacci, chose to die with him and was hanged upside down in a Milan gas station.


  8. New Calgary bishop weighs in on HPV vaccines, transgender guidelines and gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Calgary's new Roman Catholic Bishop, William T McGrattan, said Monday he is prepared to stand his ground, even if his views turn out to be unpopular. McGrattan spoke to reporters ahead of his official installation as bishop of the Calgary diocese Monday night at St. Mary's Cathedral.


  9. Kerala priest held for rape of minor who gave birthRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    A Catholic priest was arrested in Kochi on Monday on the charge of sexually abusing a minor girl who later gave birth to a child. Kerala police identified the priest as 48-year-old Robin Vadakkancheril, vicar at the St Sebastian's Church in Kottiyoor in Kannur district.


  10. Hidden History: The Holy Rosary, one of oldest black catholic churches in RVARead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Church has always been a staple in the African American community. Richmond has one of the oldest existing black Catholic churches in the country, the Holy Rosary.


  11. June YohnRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bureau County Republican

    June O. Yohn, 86, a resident of Princeton and Floral City, Fla., died Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, at Arbor Trail Rehab and Nursing Center. June was born in Princeton on Aug. 7, 1930, to the late Ellis and Ruth Conkling and had been going to Florida as a seasonal resident for 40 years.


  12. Light of old convent fills new thrift shopRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    St. Mary's Thrift Shop has moved into a convent built in the 1920s, breathing new purpose into a building designed to serve God. Light of convent shines on new thrift shop in York St. Mary's Thrift Shop has moved into a convent built in the 1920s, breathing new purpose into a building designed to serve God.


  13. Pope to visit South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    While visiting an Anglican church in Rome on Sunday, the pope said he is considering honouring a request of presbyterian and catholic bishops who have asked him to come even for a day. Francis's visit marked the 200th anniversary of the All Saints' church, furthering a rapprochement between the Vatican and the Anglican Church of England that began previous year.


  14. Melkite Catholic prelates reach agreement, end a open rebellionaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Catholic World News

    At a meeting in Lebanon last week, the Synod of the Melkite Catholic Church reached an accord ending a heated dispute that had led Patriarch Gregory III Laham to say that some bishops were in "open rebellion." Last June, a meeting of the Melkite Synod was postponed after a group of bishops boycotted the meeting, causing the absence of a quorum.


  15. We Need A "95 Theses" For Higher EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Exactly 500 years ago a professor named Martin Luther felt increasingly alarmed about corruption in the Roman Catholic Church. In October 1517, Luther authored his famous 95 theses challenging the Vatican's management of Christendom, beginning with the assertion that God "willed the entire life of believers to be one of repentance."


  16. Not a loopholeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Kiwiblog

    Spiritual leaders with access to children are not subject to police vetting, a loophole that urgently needs closing, according to a victim of historic sex abuse. As it stands now, the law states that all State-funded organisations have to vet children's workers.


  17. Dublin singer Joe Chester gets it off his chestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    Archbishop McQuaid, Julliette Binoche, the "national razor" and the Swastika Laundry all get mentions on Joe Chester's haunting new album, The Easter Vigil . He talks to Alan Corr about losing his religion Dublin based songwriter, singer and producer Joe Chester is back to get it off his chest on his engrossing new album, The Easter Vigil .


  18. Sullivan brothers statue moved to Waterloo high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    In this photo taken Feb. 22, 2017, Black Hawk Memorial's Shawn Scoles guides the statue of the Virgin Mary honoring the Sullivan brothers in the front of the Columbus High Schoo in Waterloo, Iowa. The five Sullivan siblings died after their ship, the cruiser USS Juneau, was sunk by the Japanese during World War II.


  19. When a famine points to a deeper needRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    The UN issued its first famine alert in six years, citing starvation in war-torn South Sudan. While food aid is needed, this new African nation needs the reconciliation skills of its church leaders to end a long conflict.


  20. Don't Let ISIS Run Christians Out of the Middle EastRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    Iraqis gather at the al-Mansour square with Archbishop Louis Sako patriarch of the Chaldean Church in Iraq during Christmas and New Years eve celebrations in Baghdad on December 31, 2016. As the second half of Mosul liberation is underway, the United States needs to ensure that policy to help religious minorities in Iraq and Syria not only helps them flee, but also helps them rebuild shattered communities on their ancient lands.