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  1. Chile court hears appeal of case seeking damages from Church over abuse claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Three men, who have accused Chilean priest Fernando Karadima of sexual abuse, asked a court in Santiago on Thursday to find the Roman Catholic Church in Chile responsible for "moral damages," claiming the Church had covered up abuse, and to pay them a total of 450 million pesos . Juan Andres Murillo, victim of clerical sexual abuse in Chile, attends a court seeking compensation in civil case in Santiago, Chile, October 18, 2018.

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  2. Road to cross country championships set to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    From left, Pope's Sophie Boyce, Marietta's Ellie Hall and Ani Henderson, Hillgrove's Grace Ellsworth and Walton's Abigail Robertson are expected to be among the favorites in their respective region and area meets.

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  3. South Korean president shares invitation to North Korea with Pope FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KWLM-AM Willmar

    During a visit with Pope Francis at the Vatican, South Korean President Moon Jae-in shared a message from Kim Jong Un: Please come to North Korea. Moon and the pope met behind closed doors in the Apostolic Palace, with South Korean priest Han Hyun-taek serving as an interpreter, shortly after noon local time.

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  4. Pope Francis discusses possible North Korea trip and urges push for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Belfast Telegraph

    South Korea's president passed on a message from Kim Jong Un who is expected to issue a formal invitation. Pope Francis indicated a willingness to visit North Korea during a private audience with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, according to Vatican and South Korean officials.

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  5. Pope is conveyed invite from North Korea, signals he will consider itRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Pope Francis on Thursday received an invitation to visit North Korea and the pontiff indicated that he would consider making what would be a landmark trip to the hermit nation, according to South Korean officials. South Korean President Moon Jae-in relayed the invitation from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to the pope verbally during a 35-minute meeting in the Vatican.

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  6. Feds investigating Catholic Church sex abuse scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Post

    The US Department of Justice has launched a probe into sexual abuse allegations that has rocked the Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania, according to a report Thursday. Two people familiar with the investigation told the Associated Press that prosecutors last week served subpoenas on dioceses across the state.

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  7. Polls, Perception and the PopeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Max

    A poll by CBS of American Catholics reveals that Pope Francis is no longer receiving the high marks he once enjoyed, especially with regards to his handling of clergy sexual abuse. Three years ago, roughly half of Catholics thought he was doing a good job dealing with this issue, but now only 29 percent feel this way.

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  8. Pope indicates willingness to visit North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Republic

    Pope Francis indicated a willingness to visit North Korea during a private audience Thursday with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, according to Vatican and South Korean officials. Moon "conveyed North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's desire for a papal visit to North Korea," the South Korean presidential office said in a statement.

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  9. The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community's 'pope' visits to dedicate a mosque in North PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Nearly a century after the first Ahmadiyya Muslim missionary sailed across the Atlantic to Philadelphia, the sect's international leader is visiting the city to dedicate a new mosque in a struggling neighborhood. Khalifa Mirza Masroor Ahmad , the equivalent of the pope to the world's 20 million Ahmadis, is spending three days at the Baitul Aafiyat mosque on Glenwood Avenue in North Philadelphia during a visit marked by a modest amount of pomp, but heavy security.

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  10. Newfoundland author's book offers new strategy for Roman Catholic ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Labradorian

    Helen Cleary Escott says if church doesn't admit its mistakes and deal forcefully with sexual abuse scandals, its downfall will continue ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Helen Cleary Escott finishes reading an email, shifts in her chair and puts her cellphone down as she is approached at a local coffee shop.

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  11. Pope reflects on three forms of povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ANSA.it

    Vatican City, October 18 Pope Francis in his morning homily during Mass at the Casa Santa Marta dwelled on the three ways of living poverty in the life of the Christian and said that even today there are many Christians persecuted for the Gospel.

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  12. Pope would be willing to visit N. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ANSA.it

    Beijing, October 18 - Pope Francis expressed willingness to visit North Korea if formally invited during an audience in the Vatican on Thursday with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, the Yonhap agency quoted Moon's spokesman as saying. It said that Moon passed on a "verbal invitation" from North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

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  13. President Nelson and the Problem of Prophetic InfallibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | By Common Consent

    Treating our leaders as though they are infallible is a problem for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. With his energy and bold language, President Nelson might be showing us a way through that problem.

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  14. Pope - will visit North Korea if invited' - " but not TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Pope Francis is ready to visit North Korea if its leader Kim Jong-un extends a formal invitation, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Thursday after meeting the pontiff, as the Vatican separately said a visit to Taiwan was not in the works. Moon briefed the pontiff about his visit to Pyongyang in September when Kim had "expressed his wish to welcome the pope into his country" saying he would "ardently" welcome him, the South Korean leader's spokesman said.

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  15. The three forms of povertyRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Catholic.net

    This morning in his homily during Mass at the Casa Santa Marta, Pope Francis dwells on the three ways of living poverty in the life of the Christian and reflects that even today there are many Christians persecuted for the Gospel. In this morning's Mass at the Casa Santa Marta, the Pope speaks of the three forms of poverty to which the disciple is called: the first is to renounce riches, with a heart detached from money, the second is to accept persecution, large or small, even slander, because of the Gospel, and the third is the poverty of loneliness, to feel alone at the end of life.

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  16. Pope Francis says may visit Pyongyang following official invitationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Pope Francis expressed his willingness Thursday to visit North Korea if officially invited, also saying he will "certainly" respond to such an invitation from the communist state. The remarks came in a meeting with South Korean president Moon Jae-in, who paid a courtesy call on the pope to deliver a verbal invitation from North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for the pope to visit Pyongyang.

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  17. Will the next mayor transform our city into a 'Jerusalem of Gold'?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Like most Anglos, you likely came from a country that focused on cleaning and greening the environment. When you arrived in Jerusalem you were shocked perhaps disgusted by the apparent cultural more of littering, the paucity of public trash bins and the sluggish to nonexistent municipal removal efforts.

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  18. Pope Gets Invite to North Korea, Indicates will Consider itRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Pope Francis on Thursday received an invitation to visit North Korea and the pontiff indicated that he would consider making what would be a landmark trip to the hermit nation, according to South Korean officials. South Korean President Moon Jae-in relayed the invitation from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to the pope verbally during a 35-minute meeting in the Vatican.

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  19. Vatican: Pope has no plans to visit TaiwanRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  20. Cardinal Wuerl led high-profile endeavors in 32 years as a bishopRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Globe Catholic Newspaper

    ... to Vatican's Congregation for Clergy and the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity. In 2012, Pope Benedict XVI named Cardinal Wuerl to the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith. Later that year, he was named relator, or recording ...

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