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  1. The New York Times's Anti-Christian HypocrisyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | American Thinker

    ... editor for standards Phil Corbett in defending the newspaper's decision to publish Monday a picture of Pope Benedict XVI fashioned out of condoms, after being among those that refused to publish the Charlie Hebdo cartoons of the Mohammed that ...


  2. Keeping the FaithRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Barron's

    In an odd confluence of news events, the Pope and the Supreme Court have raised issues for a small fund shop that strives to adhere to Catholic principles.


  3. Pope Francis takes message to forgotten corners of home continentRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | ABS-CBN News

    Pope Francis embarks Sunday on an eight-day visit to Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay, three of South America's 'peripheral' countries which share common challenges in addressing poverty, inequality and the legacies of past authoritarian regimes. In one of the longest and most gruelling trips of his papacy, the first pontiff from Latin American will deliver more than 20 speeches and sermons and catch seven flights covering a total of 24,000 kilometres , including one which touches down at an altitude of just over 4,000m in the thin air of the Andes.


  4. Pope to visit prison where convicted monsignor is locked upRead the original story

    50 min ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    A prison that Pope Francis plans to visit during his U.S. trip houses a former church official jailed for his handling of priest sexual-abuse complaints. Monsignor William Lynn is serving a minimum three-year sentence after a jury found he endangered children in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.


  5. Methane Outbreak NearsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Dissident Voice

    The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change , as well as world governments, ignores the risks of an ice-free Arctic . Rather, an ice-free Arctic is widely applauded by much of the world as a positive way forward for re-opening of northern shipping routes, new trips for cruise lines, and access to a huge cache of fossil fuels.


  6. Pope Benedict portrait made with 17,000 condoms: Art or trash?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Star Online

    The Milwaukee Art Museum says it hopes a portrait of Pope Benedict XVI made of condoms will ignite a conversation about the AIDS epidemic in Africa and the role art plays in public discussions, says director Dan Keegan on June 29. The museum says that about 200 callers have complained about the portrait. Milwaukee Catholic Archbishop Jerome Listecki called the museum callous and the portrait insulting in a blog on the Archdiocese website.


  7. Pope emphasizes Jewish-Christian commonalities in audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Pope Francis talks about egoism and money during a meeting with youths, in Turin, Italy, June 21, 2015. Pope Francis emphasized commonalities between Judaism and Christianity in a meeting with members of the International Council of Christians and Jews.


  8. 10 Things to Know for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    In this Sept. 5, 2013 file photo, Pope Francis greets Bolivian President Evo Morales at the end of their meeting at the Vatican.


  9. Fence Being Built Around Center City for Pope's Visit: SourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NBC Philadelphia

    Pope Francis waves to the faithful as he attends the Easter Mass at St Peter's Square on April 5, 2015 in Vatican City, Vatican. Philadelphia officials plan to construct an 8-foot tall fence to enclose a more than 4 mile stretch of Center City for Pope Francis' visit in September, multiple sources with knowledge of security plans tell NBC10.


  10. National conference of gay Catholics books Dan Savage as a co-keynoterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    DignityUSA, a national organization for LGBT Catholics, set off a Vatican investigation in 1983 when Seattle Archbishop Raymond Hunthausen allowed the group to close its national conference with a mass at St. James Cathedral. The group is back in Seattle the next three days - a few blocks down the hill from St. James at the Renaissance Hotel - with a co-keynoter sure to raise hackles on the Catholic right.


  11. Bolivians hope papal visit will shed light on prison system abusesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    Pope Francis' trip to Bolivia includes a visit to a prison and families of inmates are hoping he can bring justice to thousands of prisoners detained without a formal sentence. Mana Rabiee reports.


  12. Iowa Catholic leaders: Politicians must address climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KCRG

    Bishop Martin J. Amos, of the Diocese of Davenport, says a prayer Thursday at the opening of a media conference at Des Moines Area Community College in Ankeny, where Catholic leaders from across the state encouraged Catholics and elected officials to act on climate change. ANKENY - Catholics must implore their political leaders to take action on climate change, and politicians must possess the courage to act, Iowa Catholic leaders said Thursday.


  13. Pope brings 'church for the poor' to South America's poorestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Star

    ... opponents. While Francis visited Portuguese-speaking Brazil in 2013 on a trip originally scheduled for Pope Benedict XVI, this is his first to Spanish-speaking South America and is one that he himself has planned. As a result, the choice of Ecuador, ...


  14. Will It Matter? The Pope, the Environment and Six TipsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    I was having my computer serviced at the Pentagon City Mall in a D.C. suburb last week when I discovered that the mall does not recycle. Really? In 2015? The computer folks recycle them themselves.


  15. Into the Holiday With a Bang: 'BradCast' 7/2/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Brad Blog

    Alaska, Northwest on fire; Warming oceans linked to NC shark attacks; China, Brazil commit to emissions cuts; PLUS: Fracking companies can now be sued for earthquakes... The long-overdue irrelevance of Ann Coulter. The former GOP Superstar just doesn't matter anymore... SCOTUS nixes mercury pollution rules; Christie jumps in, we tell you his position on climate; Coal plant cleaned up in Navajo Nation; PLUS: Solar plane's dangerous Pacific crossing... Both supremacy and Supremes are at issue in PDiddie's collection of the week's best political toons... An extraordinary end to an extraordinary week.


  16. As Ecuador protests, president warns of coupRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    An anti-government protestor holds up a sign and a broom to "sweep away corruption" in Quito, Ecuador Thursday. As demonstrators prepared for the march, President Rafael Correa called on his supporters to gather in the city center to show support and prevent an alleged coup plot.


  17. California delays plan to replace statue of soon-to-be saintRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A California lawmaker announced Thursday that he is delaying a plan to replace a statue of the missionary Rev. Junipero Serra with a statue of astronaut Sally Ride in the U.S. Capitol, succumbing to criticism from Roman Catholics ahead of Pope Francis' planned visit to the United States in September.


  18. Heeding Pope Francis, Iowa Catholic leaders to pressure '16 fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SFGate

    Bishop Richard Pates of the Diocese of Des Moines talks with Bishop Martin Amos of the Diocese of Davenport, following a news conference in Ankeny, Iowa. DES MOINES, Iowa - Roman Catholic leaders in the early voting state of Iowa will call Thursday on candidates for president to follow the teachings of Pope Francis and focus as much on the environment and income inequality in 2016 as they have in past elections on opposing same-sex marriage and abortion.


  19. Junipero Serra to stick around U.S. Capitol, at least until pope's visit in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Tustin News

    The statue of missionary Junipero Serra, center, is seen in Statuary Hall, also known as the Old Hall of the House, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, July 2, 2015. California lawmakers are shelving a plan to replace the with astronaut Sally Ride, bowing to pressure to drop the idea until after Pope Francis's September visit to the U.S., when he plans to make the 18th century missionary a saint.


  20. The Pope's Global Warning to assure Heaven on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CNN

    The Pope's action to assure this Heaven on Earth is a courageous act. No silencing this with politics or denial.