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  1. Fed urges flock to clean up actRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Crain's New York Business

    In the early 15th century, the mightiest institution on earth, the Vatican, was struggling to rein in what nowadays would be described as an activist shareholder. Jan Hus of Bohemia was asserting that Catholic Church management, starting with the pope, was corrupt to the core and ordinary people should disregard the teachings of priests and read the Bible by themselves in their native language.

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  2. Did Pope Francis Win, Lose or Draw at the Family Synod?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Religion Dispatched

    How you view the no-consensus outcome of the just-concluded Extraordinary Synod on the Family very much depends on whether or not you are rooting for Pope Francis to change the Catholic Church. The unexpectedly warm welcome given to gay Catholics in the mid-synod report raised hopes that a major change in the church's attitude, if not its teaching, was just around the corner.

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  3. Pope beatifies Paul VI at remarkable synod's endRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Vatican City a Pope Francis on Sunday beatified Pope Paul VI, concluding the remarkable meeting of bishops debating family issues that drew parallels to the tumultuous reforms of the Second Vatican Council that Paul oversaw and implemented. Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI was on hand for the Mass, which took place just hours after Catholic bishops approved a document charting a more pastoral approach to ministering to Catholic families.

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  4. Cardinals ponder Mideast with no ChristiansRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Washington Times

    Monday's consistory of cardinals focused on the plight of Christians in the Middle East, especially in light of the rise of the Islamic State, and it also decided on two causes for canonization. Cardinals and patriarchs from the Middle East together with top officials of the Vatican Secretariat of State and interested dicasteries attended the Oct. 20 summit with the Pope, which was called a 'public ordinary consistory'.

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  5. Carvajal: Wrong treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sun-Star

    NEWS item: a group of priests and nuns critical of the government's preparations for Pope Francis's visit to Yolanda survivors is writing the Pope to tell him of the real situation in the Philippines, essentially that the poor are neglected and voiceless. Since he became Pope, Francis has been calling on Catholic bishops and clergy to become shepherds.He must have seen how bishops and clergy in many parts of the world have been caught up within the narrow confines of dogma, canon law and ritual that they failed to help bring about a just, honest and equitably progressive society.

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  6. Pope delivers mass in honour of Once tragedy victims, receives relativesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Buenos Aires Herald

    The Argentine pontiff presided over a mass at the Vatican Santa Marta chapel along with relatives of the Once train tragedy which claimed the lives of 51 people back in 2012. The group will be received by the pope in an official audience later today.

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  7. Religious persecution in US can be tied to the equivocations of Pope FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Illinoisreview

    The good news is that Synod 14 indicates that the majority of Catholic Bishops and Cardinals worldwide are still unwilling to jettison five to ten thousand years of Judeo-Christian teachings to appease the progressive, global hostility aimed at these views. The bad news is that Pope Francis solidified the growing perception that he is willing to play ball with practitioners of moral ambiguity when he stressed his readiness to adapt Catholic views on marriage to incorporate non-traditional lifestyles.

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  8. Pope Francis: Christ restores peace by breaking walls of divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | DFW Catholic

    Vatican City, Oct 21, 2014 / 10:30 am .- Christ wants to see us reconciled rather than living as enemies, Pope Francis said in his homily at Mass on Tuesday, explaining that a true Christian lives with this hope. "We all know that when we are not in peace with others, there is a wall.

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  9. Interview: The Liberating Power of TruthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | National Review Online

    George Weigel, distinguished senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, where he holds the William E. Simon Chair in Catholic Studies, and author of Evangelical Catholicism , talks about this synod, Pope Francis, a second synod next year, an anticipated papal visit to the United States focused on the family, and more. - KJL : Was Pope Francis playing with fire by convening a synod on the family, encouraging debate on a whole host of issues? : Everyone who's paying attention, including Pope Francis, knows that there is a deep crisis of marriage culture in the West.

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  10. Beau and Bob visit Cape sidelines in search of coach John ParkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cape Gazette

    Beau knows football - The smartest move Cape Superintendent Bob Fulton executed since he took over the job was to walk hand in hand with Beau Smith, 10, to the Cape sidelines in the fourth quarter of the homecoming game last Friday so Beau could say hello to his summer school ESY one-on-one para teacher, young Johnny Parker. All the coaches, players and photographers made a fuss over Beau because he is "that guy."

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  11. Pope to visit Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia in TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Star

    VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis will visit sites that recall Turkey's often-tumultuous history at a cultural crossroads between continents and faiths during a three-day visit to the country next month. The Vatican announced Tuesday that Francis' first stop on the Nov. 28-30 trip will be a visit to the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder and first President of the Republic of Turkey.

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  12. YIPPEEEERead the original story

    Tuesday | Desperate Irish Housewife

    And YIPPEEEE again! It is PARTAY TIME in Desperateland! Why? Because a few days ago yours truly got an email from Writers' Digest Magazine. My book "Breakfast with the Pope" won First Prize in this year's Self-Published Book Awards.

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  13. Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartolomaios to have historic meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Spero News

    I of Istanbul to visit Turkey. The pontiff will travel to Turkey for a November 28-30 and visit Istanbul and Ankara.

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  14. Pope's historic trip to unstable regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Yahoo!

    Pope Francis will travel to Turkey next month, the Vatican said on Tuesday, his first visit to the predominantly Muslim country which has become a refuge for Christians fleeing persecution by Islamic State militants in neighboring Syria and in Iraq. During his three-day visit, the pope will meet with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu.

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  15. "4K is crucial" says Wim WendersRead the original story

    Tuesday | Advanced-television.com

    Speaking at a ceremony to mark the beatification of Pope Paul VI in Rome - captured by Vatican TV in Ultra-HD and with technical support from DBW Communications - Wenders said the technology is crucial. "But 4K is unforgiving! Unlike His Holiness the Pope, 4K sees every little mistake and every tiny detail.

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  16. Be willing to wait upon the Lord, Pope saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    In his homily for daily Mass this morning in the chapel of the St. Martha residence in the Vatican , Pope Francis was keen to remind the congregation that Christians are not what he called "nameless islands," but that we are united together in Jesus Christ. Reflecting on today's readings at Mass from St. Paul's Epistle to the Ephesians and from the Gospel of Luke, the Pope said that Jesus Christ turned all of us from being a people at enmity with one another and without any real peace, to being one by blood, united by his blood.

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  17. Bayern Munich Granted Audience with the Pope, Have 'Special Gift' PlannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BleacherReport

    We'll definitely take a replica shirt with us, although other clubs have already done that. We'll also take a very special gift, but I don't want to say what it is because presents should always be a surprise.

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  18. Letter: Not confused by the Pope's message on gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Post-Standard

    OK, here we go. People are either confused about what the Pope was actually saying about gay marriage, or are willfully distorting it to suit an agenda.

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  19. Synod ends by affirming tradition, leaving controversial questions openRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Anthony Messenger

    ... references to the Catechism of the Catholic Church and the teachings of Pope Paul VI, St. John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI. Synod fathers voted on each of the document's 62 paragraphs. All received a simple majority, but three failed to gain the ...

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  20. Porsche rents Sistine Chapel for Pope's charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | KITV-TV

    For its fans, getting into a Porsche can be like a religious experience, but it's probably no substitute for getting into the Sistine Chapel. For the first time ever, the Apostolic Palace in the Vatican -- one of the world's most celebrated example of Renaissance art -- can be rented out for corporate charity events.

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