News: Pope Francis
Pope Francis Beatifies an Earlier Reformer, Paul VI - New York Times
New York Times
Pope Francis Beatifies an Earlier Reformer, Paul VI
New York Times
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Sunday beatified Pope Paul VI, who died in 1978 after shepherding the church through a period of internal reform amid an era of social and political change and growing challenges to the church's traditional teachings.
Pope Francis's struggle to balance transparency and tradition
What the Synod Taught Us About Pope Francis: He Takes Risks
Pope Francis and gays will win by losing this round on synod draft
Pope Francis says God is not afraid of new things
Pope Francis called on the church to adapt to 'changing conditions of society' yesterday following a conference that rejected changes that would have softened the church's stance toward homosexuality and divorce. As he beatified Pope Paul VI who ...
New York Daily News
Lupica: Pope Francis' talk on gays moves Catholic Church into modern era ...
New York Daily News
At a time when people do everything except beg for real leadership, they should take a good look these days at Pope Francis. He didn't even want to lead the Catholic Church but does that now with greatness he has in him, and humanity, and something ...
Pope Francis takes predecessor a step closer to sainthood
(CNN) -- Pope Francis moved a predecessor closer to sainthood on Sunday, beatifying Pope Paul VI on the last day of a gathering in Rome of church leaders from around the world. It was a ceremonious close to this year's Synod of the Bishops on the ...
Vatican confirms Pope Francis to visit Turkey
Crux: Covering all things Catholic
ROME – Pope Francis will travel to Turkey Nov. 28-30, the Vatican announced Tuesday, though it remains unclear whether the pontiff will be able to travel near the border with Iraq to express his concern with the violence in the region, as he's ...
Pope Francis To Visit Turkey As Region's Christians Flee ISIS Persecution
Pope Francis to make three-day visit to Turkey
Pope Francis - Petitions UN, Muslims and Christians to address 'ongoing ...
The Ahistorical Pharisee [Pope Francis Bookclub]
In 2014, I'm reading and blogging through Pope Francis/Cardinal Bergoglio's Open Mind, Faithful Heart: Reflections on Following Jesus. Every Monday, I'll be writing about the next meditation in the book, so you're welcome to peruse them all and/or read ...
Bilibid inmates seek audience with Pope Francis
Inmates of the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City have sought an audience with Pope Francis when he visits the Philippines in January 2015. Saying they are doing their best to repent and live a life of good, the inmates wrote a letter dated ...
Visit us, NBP inmates beg Pope
Letter: Pope Francis an insightful leader with inclusive vision
Once again, I am impressed and inspired by Pope Francis. The present Pontiff truly is an astonishing human being and religious leader. Pope Francis, stating that he desires a more merciful and less rigid Catholic Church, made a remarkable and historic ...
Pope sets example for our monks
The price of papal popularity
A God of Surprises: Pope's confusing 'progressive' vs 'traditionalist' calculus
Sinead O'Connor Slams AMAs in Blog Rant, Claims Pope Francis Was ...
Sinead O'Connor can throw some serious shade. The polarizing singer, 47, took to her personal blog on Friday, Oct. 10, to slam the American Music Awards in a rant about the awards show. Entitled "The AMA's and the Most Appropriately Named Company on ...
Sinead O'Connor Blasts American Music Awards Over Pope Francis Appearance
Was Sinead O'Connor Set to Appear with Pope Francis at the AMAs?
Sinead O'Connor -- Lied About Pope Duet Plans
National Review Online
Pope Francis and the synod
Sir, – What an excellent article by Rev Dr D Twomey, a highly qualified celibate, male, moral theologian, defending celibate, male, moral theology on marriage and the family (“Synod feeds secular agenda hostile to traditional family”, Opinion ...