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Pope Francis says 'old infertile granny' Europe should stop treating people as ... - RT
Pope Francis says 'old infertile granny' Europe should stop treating people as ...
Addressing the European Parliament for the first time, Pope Francis has alluded to a general impression of “ageing and weariness” in Europe and said a new spirit should be built, where humans are treated not as programmable objects. “In many quarters ...
Europe|At European Parliament, Pope Bluntly Critiques a Continent's Malaise
Pope Francis complains of 'haggard' Europe in Strasbourg
Pope Francis attacks EU over treatment of immigrants
Clearing up five misconceptions about Pope Francis
Pope Francis' critiques of capitalism are only his personal opinions. Francis is not shy in his economic teachings. His papal exhortation last year, "The Joy of the Gospel," included the declarations: "No to an economy of exclusion ... such an economy ...
Organizers: Visit from Pope Francis could be a rebirth for Philadelphia ...
Liberals Love Pope Francis, but Where Does He Really Stand on Gay Marriage?
Organizers: Visit from Pope Francis could spark a rebirth for Philadelphia ...
Pope Francis to European Union: Keep Democracy Alive!
In his address Tuesday morning to the European Parliament, Pope Francis issued a powerful plea to Europe to rediscover its religious roots and to place the human person at the center of society. “A Europe which is capable of appreciating its religious ...
Pope Francis warns European idea replaced by 'bureaucratic technicalities' of EU
The Pope said the continent felt ", in a world that regarded it with mistrust. As the first pontiff from the new world, Argentina, and the first non-European to hold the office for almost 1,300 years, Pope Francis has broken with the Roman Catholic ...
The best zingers in Pope Francis's takedown of Europe
Washington Post (blog)
On Tuesday, Pope Francis addressed the European parliament in the French city of Strasbourg. The speech was a historic event, following 26 years after Pope John Paul II spoke before the same assembly, not long before the fall of the Berlin Wall and the ...
Popes Blistering Attack on Haggard Europe
Francis became the first pope to address the European Parliament since the end of the Cold War, but he was in no mood to stand on ceremony. Looking tired but determined, the first Latin-American Pope told Europe that it must do more to help migrants ...
Pope Francis Slams 'Elderly and Haggard' EU in Speech to Parliament
A little over a quarter of a century after Pope John Paul II hailed the European Union as a “beacon of civilization”, Pope Francis, addressing the European Parliament on Tuesday, made it clear that after 20 months in the Vatican, he could not think ...
New York Daily News
Pope Francis' sex crimes prosecutor helped hide abuse
New York Daily News
BOSTON — An American priest named by Pope Francis as the Vatican's sex crimes prosecutor in September was among church officials who failed to report an abusive priest to law enforcement before the now-jailed and defrocked man committed other acts ...
Pope Francis names US priest who hid reports of abuse to be Vatican prosecutor ...
Robert Geisinger, Vatican sex-crime investigator, tied to coverup
Top Vatican prosecutor failed to report abuser
Pope Francis slams 'haggard' EU
After another record low turnout at the European elections earlier this year, Pope Francis delivered an address on Tuesday which was scathing in its criticism of the EU. The pontiff told MEPs that the European institutions were “old” and “aloof ...
Pope Francis urges Europe to reject 'throwaway culture'
Salt Lake Tribune
Pope Francis has demanded Europe craft a unified and fair immigration policy, saying the thousands of refugees coming ashore need acceptance and assistance, not self-interested policies that risk lives and fuel social conflict. Francis made the ...