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  1. Citizens for a Better Pope County files for casino initiativeRead the original story

    13 min ago | The Courier

    Over two weeks ago, the Pope County Quorum Court voted unanimously in favor of a resolution that stated the county judge should not issue a letter of support if Amendment 4 is approved by state voters but is not approved by voters here. Friday, a local group of businessmen filed the appropriate legal documents to establish an initiative that will ensure registered voters of Pope County will have their voice heard and their vote matters.

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  2. Positivity: 19th-century Italian teen to be canonized during youth SynodRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | BizzyBlog.com

    Bl. Nunzio Sulprizio, who died at the age of 19 from bone cancer, will be declared a saint Oct. 14 during the Synod of Bishops on young people, faith, and vocational discernment, Pope Francis announced Thursday. The pope announced the date of the young Italian's canonization during an ordinary public consistory at the Vatican July 19. The canonization will take place alongside six others, including that of Bl.

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  3. Father Joe to hike ItalyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Observer

    Submitted Photo Father Joe Porpiglia gestures to a map showing the route that is "The Way of Saint Francis". He will attempt this journey in August.

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  4. Revealed: Pope's 36-hour Irish visit to cost garda a 5mRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    The Pope's visit to Ireland next month will take an estimated 5m out of the annual garda budget, according to informed sources in the force. The Pope's visit to Ireland next month will take an estimated 5m out of the annual garda budget, according to informed sources in the force.

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  5. Priests call on Pope to sack former Wollongong bishop Philip WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    Calls: Abuse survivors, Australian political leaders, some bishops and Australia's National Council of Priests have called on Pope Francis to sack convicted criminal Archbishop Philip Wilson. Australia's Catholic priests have issued an extraordinary appeal to the Pope to remove Archbishop Philip Wilson, saying his refusal to resign is "galling" to priests and the community.

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  6. Synod on young peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Vanguard

    The Holy Father, Pope Francis, has invoked an extraordinary synod in October 2018 to discuss Young People, Faith and vocational Discernment. According to him, "The Church wants again to sta-te her desire to encounter, accompany and care for every young person, with-out exception.

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  7. Sex abuse allegations against US cardinal could test pope's resolveRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Revelations that one of the most respected US cardinals allegedly sexually abused both boys and adult seminarians have raised questions about who in the Catholic Church hierarchy knew - and what Pope Francis is going to do about it.

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  8. Revelations of US cardinal sex abuse will force pope's handRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    In this Sept. 23, 2015 file photo, Pope Francis reaches out to hug Cardinal Archbishop emeritus Theodore McCarrick after the Midday Prayer of the Divine with more than 300 U.S. Bishops at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle in Washington.

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  9. Revelations of US cardinal sex abuse will force popea s handRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Republic

    Revelations that one of the most respected U.S. cardinals allegedly sexually abused both boys and adult seminarians have raised questions about who in the Catholic Church hierarchy knew - and what Pope Francis is going to do about it.

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  10. Are Credit-Default Swaps a Cardinal Sin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    J. Christopher Giancarlo, a top U.S. markets regulator and a devout Catholic, takes issue with the pope's position on derivatives. A top U.S. markets regulator and the Catholic Church are debating the issue, after a May treatise from the Vatican criticized derivatives-specifically credit-default swaps-as a kind of "economic cannibalism" that leads to profit from the misfortune of others.

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  11. Humanae Vitae turns 50Read the original story

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    Released July 25, 1968, on the heels of the Second Vatican and among increasing use of Enovid -- the first birth control pill approved by the Food and Drug Administration in May 1960 -- Humanae Vitae condemned the use of artificial contraception. Natural Family Planning Awareness Week, which is led by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, begins Sunday and falls on the week of Humanae Vitae's anniversary each year to highlight the encyclical during a national campaign that promotes education about the church's accepted forms of regulating birth.

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  12. Another Voice: The Republican long gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ukiah Daily Journal

    The Federalist Society was founded in 1982 to promote conservative judges and legal interpretations. In the 90's, the Federalists felt they were “losing” the culture wars, as most Americans supported environmental protection, contraception, abortion, and rights for voters, women, workers, and gays.

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  13. The Pope on Energy and Climate EthicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Catallaxy

    Paul Driessen has a chapter in Climate Change on the Pope on energy and climate ethics. He trained in geology and field ecology followed by studies on environmental and national resource laws.

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  14. Canadian consecrated virgins welcome Vatican directive on their orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 680News

    Rose Marie Fowler was in her 40s when she decided to live a life in the service of God, becoming what the Catholic Church calls a consecrated virgin. Now 81, having kept her vow consistently, the Edmonton resident is welcoming a directive from the Vatican that states physical virginity is not a prerequisite to taking on the vocation.

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  15. Meet the latest inductees into the Bishop Stang High School Hall of HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Bishop Stang High School has selected its second class of inductees to the Hall of Honors, and the selection committee will host an induction ceremony at White's of Westport on Sunday, Oct. 21. The Bishop Stang Hall of Honors was established in 2016 to honor the legacy of many of the graduates, faculty members and friends of the school who have had an enduring impact on the community. Past inductees are John C. O'Brien, Theresa Dougall, The Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, The Carney Family, Dr. Arthur Buckley and Kathryn Crosson .

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  16. Priests tell Pope: Sack Philip WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Gloucester Advocate

    Calls: Abuse survivors, Australian political leaders, some bishops and Australia's National Council of Priests have called on Pope Francis to sack convicted criminal Archbishop Philip Wilson. AUSTRALIA'S Catholic priests have issued an extraordinary appeal to the Pope to remove Archbishop Philip Wilson, saying his refusal to resign is "galling" to priests and the community.

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  17. Humanae Vitae: Sex and authority in the Catholic ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Religion News Service

    ... Paul made head of the Vatican Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith. Ratzinger succeeded John Paul as Pope Benedict XVI. Since most of the theologians at that time were priests or members of religious orders, John Paul was able to use their ...

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  18. Young Canadian indigenous celebrate beloved St. Kateri as a one among usaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iobserve

    Three hundred years after her death, St. Kateri Tekakwitha - North America's first indigenous saint - has become a model for young people, especially in Maskwacis, a community that includes four First Nations south of Edmonton. Each year they celebrate the saint as one of their own.

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  19. Wilson case: did Turnbull overstep in call to Pope?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sydney Morning Herald

    I understand that the Prime Minister has some familiarity with the law but apparently it does not stretch to recognising the right of appeal . His attempt to garnish a few votes by calling on the Pope to sack the Archbishop of Adelaide is nothing less than astounding.

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  20. Jean-Louis Tauran, Top Vatican Diplomat, Is Dead at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New York Times

    ... to 1983, which gained him a reputation as a tireless behind-the-scenes diplomat. That reputation persuaded Pope Benedict XVI in 2007 to appoint him president of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, shortly after the pope gave a speech ...

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