Pope Benedict XVI Newswire (Page 6)

Pope Benedict XVI Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pope Benedict XVI. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 3,964 in Pope Benedict XVI

  1. Medieval action film 'Pilgrimage' is beautifully shot, powerfully violentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Los Angeles Times

    Faith and fear collide in the medieval action film "Pilgrimage." For all its bloody and violent genre trappings, "Pilgrimage" - directed by Brendan Muldowney and written by Jamie Hannigan - is a gorgeously shot film that carefully renders the details of this fascinating historical period.

    Comment?

  2. Priest shortage growing despite a Francis effectaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Catholic World News

    ... his eleciton, to 114,439 in 2005 when he died. The numbers continued to rise for the first few years under Pope Benedict XVI, reaching a peak of 120,616 in 2011 before subsiding slightly to 118,251 in 2013, the year Benedict XVI resigned. Since the ...

    Comment?

  3. Colombia's ELN rebels may call ceasefire for pope's visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Colombia's Marxist ELN rebels may declare a temporary unilateral ceasefire for Pope Francis' visit next month if it fails to reach agreement with the government on a bilateral truce, a guerrilla leader said late on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Pope Francis waves as he leads the Angelus prayer in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican July 9, 2017.

    Comment?

  4. Guam, Pacific: Seven things you need to know about the island North Korea wants to bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Beautiful Guam Guam is an island in Micronesia, but is a US territory. It is known as the place "where America starts its day" as it is the first US land that sees the sun each day.

    Comment?

  5. Pope tells Belgian Brothers of Charity no more euthanasia for patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Iobserve

    Pope Francis has given a Belgian religious order until the end of August to stop offering euthanasia to psychiatric patients. Brother Rene Stockman, superior general of the order, told Catholic News Service the pope gave his personal approval to a Vatican demand that the Brothers of Charity, which runs 15 centers for psychiatric patients across Belgium, must reverse its policy by the end of August.

    Comment?

  6. VERONA 2017: The Three BasilicasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | In Soul

    By now you know how much Astrid and I LOVE LOVE LOVE the interiors of European churches. Verona was an absolute gold mine, perhaps more than any other city thus far, and today's post is a feel for it's three basilicas.

    Comment?

  7. Brian Beacom: Time to return to the values priests once representedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Sunday Herald

    HEARD the one about the seven student priests asked to leave a bar because staff thought they were stag nighters in fancy dress? Of course you did. It made world news largely because the very idea of young men entering the priesthood seemed anathema to our society.

    Comment?

  8. Pope Francis congratulates gay couple for baptising their childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Gay Times

    Toni Reis, president of LGBT+ advocacy group Grupo Dignidade, and his partner David Harrad baptised their three adopted children Alyson, Jessica and Felipe at a cathedral in Curitiba, Brazil on 23 April. According to the Washington Blade , the couple sent a letter and photos to the Pope "telling him about the baptism" in June, after which they took a month-long vacation to Europe.

    Comment?

  9. Jason Jung's PANIC! Explores Censorship, Politics and History at the Secret TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Mother of Invention Theatre Company who last staged well received productions of Tennessee Williams Small Craft Warnings and Look Homeward, Angel, has announced that it will stage PANIC! a new play written and directed by Jason Jung about censorship during Shakespeare's lifetime that eerily resembles censorship that takes place tonight, August 10th through August 30th at the Secret Theatre .

    Comment?

  10. Pope calls trans acceptance 'terrible'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Sydney Star Observer

    The Vatican released a transcript of Pope Francis's remarks in which he slammed schools for teaching trans inclusivity, Pink News has reported. "Today in schools they are teaching this to children-to children!-that everyone can choose their gender," he said in a recent meeting with Catholic bishops.

    Comment?

  11. Vatican reaching tacit accord with Beijing on appointment of bishops?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Catholic World News

    ... Catholic Patriotic Association. The Vatican has insisted bishops must be appointed by the Holy See, and Pope Benedict XVI said that the role of the Patriotic Association is incompatible with Church teaching. In practice many Chinese bishops are ...

    Comment?

  12. Officials Donald Trump has firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | The Age

    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. 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.

    Comment?

  13. Upcoming eclipse a sign of end times? Hardly so, Wisconsin priest saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Iobserve

    ... food they used to grow in the past because of climate change." He cited the writing on the environment of Pope Benedict XVI and later Pope Francis in his encyclical "Laudato Si', on Care for Our Common Home" as calls for correcting the "dis-order."

    Comment?

  14. Appraising lay leaders of Vatican press office after a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Catholic World News

    John Allen of Crux notes that one year has passed since the Greg Burke took over as director of the Vatican press office, with Paloma Garcia Ovejero as his deputy. The appointment of two lay journalists, and two non-Italians marked a dramatic change in the Vatican's approach to handling the press.

    Comment?

  15. GHR Foundation and OpenIDEO choose 5 social innovators as winning...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 1 | PressReleasePoint

    An NGO partnership creating a pathway to peace for ex-combatants through ethical gold production in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and a multi-national collaboration employing drone technology to restore depleted mangroves in Myanmar are among the 5 social innovators whose solutions have been chosen as 2017 BridgeBuilder Challenge Top Ideas. The Top Ideas will amplify their impact with a share of US$1 million and collaboration with GHR Foundation .

    Comment?

  16. Italian Americans everywhere: The White House isn't 'Jersey Shore'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | The Hill

    As an American of Italian origin, I'm glad Anthony Scaramucci won't be bringing his special style to the White House any longer. He was undoubtedly a loose cannon, or whatever equivalent clichA one might choose, but what bothered me in particular was the way he leveraged stereotypes of Italian Americans.

    Comment?

  17. Papal nuncio bids Filipinos farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Manila Bulletin

    Papal Nuncio Archbishop Giuseppe Pinto said he will be leaving the Philippines, his home for six years, with a heavy heart. "I will be leaving Manila with a heavy heart but also a heart filled with gratitude to God for the gift of six years of grace lived here in the Philippines," he said in his speech during his send-off Monday.

    Comment?

  18. Movement to canonize Father MychalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | The West Milford Messenger

    Many parishioners at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Echo Lake, were elated at hearing news that Pope Francis may have paved the way for Mychal Judge to be considered for canonization. The pope added a new possibility to the list of ways one can be on the path to becoming a saint – that of “a heroic effort to give one's life for others.” Father Mychal was chaplain for the New York City Fire Department on Sept.

    Comment?

  19. Is it disrespectful to use the term 'the trinity' in the kitchen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | NOLA.com

    While I can't think of a South Louisiana cook who does not embrace onion, bell pepper and celery as the foundation of Cajun and Creole cooking, not everyone embraces the term, "the trinity." The term, popularized in the late 1970s, early 1980s by chef Paul Prudhomme, is found in conversation, cookbooks, articles and videos.

    Comment?

  20. Richest royals: This is how much money Europe's royal families get from their taxpayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Some are hugely independently wealthy, some receive generous grants and upkeep costs from their governments and some receive nothing at all. Keep scrolling for the complete list of European royals, ranked by what they receive from the states they preside over.

    Comment?