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  1. Phila. Firms May Be Forced Into Closing for Papal VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Law.com

    Griesing Law's view of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia, from the cathedral to the art museum, offered up a perfect spot to host a party to watch the pope's highly anticipated September sermon along that route.


  2. Pope FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Washington Post

    A few years ago, when he was not yet Pope Francis, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, the archbishop of Buenos Aires, visited the convent where he attended kindergarten in the city's Flores neighborhood. The nuns gathered around.


  3. Papal pass lottery set to kick off at midnightRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | MyFoxPhilly

    The online lottery for one day regional rail passes for the pope's September visit opens at 12:01 a.m. Monday. "If I get lottery tickets I'm in.


  4. Colombia rebels want meeting with pope during Cuba visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Prison guards escort inmates, who are looking for a pit, as they walk in a rural area close to Chaguani, Colombia, June 18, 2015. Reuters Photo Colombia's Marxist FARC rebels, now negotiating a peace deal in Havana, said on August 2 they hope to meet with Pope Francis on his upcoming Cuba visit.


  5. Signup for chance at SEPTA Pope passesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Regional rail riders looking to buy SEPTA's special passes for use during the Pope's visit to Philadelphia next month have 24 hours to register for a chance to land them. After high demand during a first attempt to sell the passes overloaded the transit authority's website earlier this month, SEPTA announced it will distribute tickets through a lottery with registration starting at 12:01 a.m. Monday.


  6. Pope's upcoming visit inspires anxiety in PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    Pregnant women are calling up the mayor, concerned they won't be able to get to the delivery room. Some businesses say they've been told to close for a three-day weekend.


  7. A Gift of HealingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New Man

    It's difficult, she says, to have reporters come to her miracle services who know nothing of the power of God to scrutinize her healing ministry. Yet the press seems mesmerized by the little lady from Concordia, Missouri, to whom thousands flock to receive prayer for healing.


  8. God, protect our babies fromboth president and popeRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Unless his intention is to radically change or convert President Barack Obama, when Pope Francis descends on America next month, he will in essence be paying open homage to the world's top champion of partial birth abortion. The pope will meet with Obama on Sept, 23 as part of his first trip to America as the head of the Roman Catholic Church.


  9. Dung Beetles: Pope Denounces Davos DominionistsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    We are living in a world gone through the looking glass when the most strident, unequivocal -- even scatological! -- denunciations of capitalism and its discontents are coming from " the Bishop of Rome. While Bernie Sanders pushes centrist notions as "radical" reforms and Britain's so-called Labour Party tries to recover from the defeat of Michael Dukakis -- sorry, Ed Milliband -- by kowtowing even more abjectly to corporate power , Pope Francis is out there literally likening the capitalist system to sh*t.


  10. Pope: In Confession we encounter God's immense mercyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    Vatican City, Aug 2, 2015 / 09:59 am .- Delivering his weekly Angelus address in St. Peter's Square on Sunday, Pope Francis said that while everyone feels shame before going to Confession, this grace helps us to be open to God's forgiveness. "There are people who are afraid of approaching Confession, forgetting that there, we do not encounter severe judgement, but the immensely merciful Father," the Roman Pontiff said Aug. 2, speaking to the crowds who had braved the hot Roman sun.


  11. Declan Donnelly wedding congratulations from Prince Charles and the Pope as he parties until 3amRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Dec, 39, and his telly partner Ant McPartlin, 39, were the last men standing at the wedding reception, which was held in a marquee in Belsay, Northumberland Declan Donnelly celebrated his wedding by boozing it up until 3am - after being congratulated by Prince Charles and the Pope. Dec and his bride - his manager Ali Alstall, 36 - arrived at their reception in a marquee in Belsay, Northumberland in a Rolls Royce Phantom.


  12. The Vatican on space: The discovery of intelligent life wouldn't ...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Scientists are closer than ever to finding out the truth about life beyond Earth.


  13. The Pope's Anti-Capitalist MessageRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Tikkun Magazine

    People wait for Pope Francis' arrival to Banado Norte, a poor neighborhood in Asuncion, Paraguay, July 12. Those looking for clues of what to expect from Pope Francis when he visits Cuba and the United States at the end of September should study his trip to Latin America. Francis' eight-day trip to Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay July 5-12 accentuated almost every theme of this pontificate.


  14. I suck at being holy.Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Wizbang

    ... for reconciliation and forgiveness which makes us saints. And we can all learn this way of holiness" ~ Pope Benedict XVI I have a huge capacity for reconciliation and forgiveness. I'm constantly willing to kiss and make up or at least hug and do so. ...


  15. What religions are the 2016 candidates? Catholic Christie joins diverse fieldRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    Smith, the popular four-term governor of New York, was a reform-minded candidate with a strong political base. But he was also the first Catholic nominee for president.


  16. Sports bucket list: Places to go, events to witness, things to doRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    For many sports fans, nestling into their seats at an arena to root for their team is a comfort zone, an athletics tradition. But for others, spectatorship is a quest.


  17. A childhood friendship that shaped JPII's love for the Jewish communityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    Vatican City, Aug 2, 2015 / 04:02 am .- Saint John Paul II's historic embrace of former chief rabbi of Rome Elio Toaff welcomes visitors to a new Vatican exhibition on the late Pope's compelling relationship with the Jewish people. The moment is reminiscent of an earlier, childhood friendship that likely laid the foundation for many of the symbolic acts that John Paul II would make toward Jews as Pope.


  18. MH370: Now, a 'Plane Door' Washes UpRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    THE search for parts on the remote island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean has now reportedly turned up a plane part. Police in St Denis, the capital of Reunion, retrieved an object, which is possibly part of a plane, on Sunday.


  19. Extreme Measures Americans Are Already Taking Before Pope VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    The U.S. will host Pope Francis September 22-27, and Americans and papal tourists are taking some extreme and creative measures in preparation. The pope will visit Washington DC and New York City before culminating his visit in Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families .


  20. SEPTA Pope Pass Lottery Opens at MidnightRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NBC Philadelphia

    SEPTA will try once again to make rail passes available for the World Meeting of Families. A 24-hour lottery will open at 12:01 a.m. Monday, Aug. 3 and continue until 11:59 p.m. Beginning at midnight, you will have 24 hours to take a shot at getting a chance to ride SEPTA's Regional Rail to see Pope Francis in Philadelphia.