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Pope Francis Celebrates Birthday by Donating 400 Sleeping Bags
After Pope Francis got a cake and an impromptu tango flash mob for his 78th birthday Wednesday, he made sure Rome's homeless got a gift, too -- sleeping bags emblazoned with the papal coat of arms. The pontiff donated 400 of the sleeping bags to ...
Pope Francis Celebrates Birthday By Giving Sleeping Bags To Homeless People
Pope Francis Celebrates His 78th Birthday with Cake and Tango
How Pope Francis helped melt the US-Cuba freeze
How the Pope Helped Bring the United States and Cuba Together
As more details emerge about the watershed normalizing of diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba, we're learning more about the instrumental role that Pope Francis played in helping to bring American and Cuban leaders together.
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Pope Francis bridged gap between US and Cuba during secret talks
The Pope Just Helped the US and Cuba Make Up. What International Conflict ...
Wednesday's historic deal between the United States and Cuba was noteworthy for a lot of reasons—and a fascinating one that's emerged has been the role of Pope Francis. It's been reported that the Pope sent personal letters to President Obama and ...
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How Pope Francis Helped Broker Cuba Deal
“Pope Francis personally issued an appeal in a letter that he sent to President Obama and to President Raul Castro calling on them to resolve the case of Alan Gross and the cases of the three Cubans who have been imprisoned here in the United States ...
Cancer patient Gracie West gets wish granted, meets Pope Francis
Since birth, they've called her "one tough cookie." Now, Gracie West is living up to that nickname as she fights cancer. She's had nine rounds of chemotherapy, and when asked if she could have one wish, she said she wanted to meet the pope, CBS News' ...
11-year-old Freehold girl with cancer gets her wish to meet Pope Francis
Pope Francis Grants Wish of Meeting 11 Year Old Cancer Patient
Pope Francis Celebrates 78th Birthday With Tango, Cake and Chicken
Pope Francis has been known to take a more modern approach to the papacy and his supporters kept in step with his birthday celebration. In homage to his Argentinian roots, a flash mob of tango dancers showed their moves during his weekly general ...
New York Times
Pope Francis Is Credited With a Crucial Role in US-Cuba Agreement
New York Times
ROME — Pope Francis had quite a 78th birthday. The pontiff began Wednesday with prayers and a birthday celebration with tango dancers near St. Peter's Square. His day ended with a historic diplomatic breakthrough between Cuba and the United States ...
Pope Francis Marks 78th Birthday By Giving Out 400 Sleeping Bags To The ...
According to Vatican Insider, Pope Francis on Wednesday ordered the distribution of 400 sleeping bags to homeless people in Rome. "This is a gift for you from the pope on the occasion of his birthday," volunteers and Swiss guards were quoted as telling ...
New York Post
Pope Francis helped broker US-Cuba talks
New York Post
“His Holiness Pope Francis issued a personal appeal to me and to Cuban President Raul Castro urging us to resolve Alan's case and to address Cuba's interest in the release of three Cuban agents who have been jailed in the United States for over 15 years.”.
Pope Francis takes a public role in US-Cuba relations
Pope Francis's public role in the surprise thawing Wednesday of relations between Cuba and the United States was a game changer, one that Vatican watchers say suggests his desire for a more open, muscular role in world affairs. The Catholic Church has ...