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'The Resistance' against Pope Francis - Jerusalem Post Israel News
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'The Resistance' against Pope Francis
Jerusalem Post Israel News
In contrast to Benedict, Pope Francis pays little attention to the SSPX ultra-traditionalists, who claim to have a million followers around the world and a growing number of new priests at a time that Rome faces priest shortages. Their remaining three ...
Defiant Catholic bishops openly diverge from Pope Francis and the Vatican
Rogue Catholic bishops plan to grow schismatic challenge to Rome
Vatican to host 1200 religious formation directors for conference
Pope Francis set to rile Turkey by recalling the Armenian genocide
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ROME — One week after Easter Sunday, Pope Francis is scheduled to celebrate a service in the Armenian Catholic rite to commemorate the 100th anniversary of a mass killing of Armenians by Turks in the early 20th century that the pontiff defined two ...
Jerusalem's Armenians mark Genocide in ancestral homeland a century ago
Pope Francis Has a Woman Problem
Two years into Francis's revolutionary papacy, and it's clear: the Catholic Church still has a significant woman problem, and it isn't getting much better. Shortly after his election, Francis called for a new theology of women, saying that "it is ...
The Pope Is a Christian!
Pope Francis' iPad to be auctioned off for charity; bidding starts at $40000
Pope Francis's iPad Is Being Auctioned for Charity
Pope Francis Pays Tribute to Modern 'Martyrs' on Palm Sunday
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis led the world's Roman Catholics in Palm Sunday celebrations by paying tribute to those killed for their faith, a reference to the victims of Islamic State militants. Francis, who earlier this month began the third ...
Is Pope Francis Planning a Last Hurrah?
Pope Francis pays tribute to Christians persecuted by ISIS during Palm Sunday ...
Clutching palm frond, Pope Francis leads Palm Sunday procession to usher in ...
Pope Francis Meets With Homeless in the Sistine Chapel
Pope Francis visited 150 members of Rome's homeless population in the Sistine Chapel last Thursday during a dinner and private tour of the Vatican organized by Papal Almoner Archbishop Konrad Krajewski, who directs the office of papal charities.
Sistine Chapel Closes for Tourists, Opens for the Homeless
Pope: No More Mafia Worship at Easter
The act might have gone unnoticed, but a few weeks later, Pope Francis visited the area and was told of the practice by a regional bishop who found it “reprehensible.” Soon news of similar practices across Calabria in towns like San Procopio and Scido ...
Muslim family carves chair for Pope Francis' Bosnia visit
ZAVIDOVICI, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Salem Hajdarovac says he didn't sleep for a week when he heard his workshop had been granted the honor of carving a special chair that Pope Francis will sit on during his visit to Bosnia. Hajdarovac, 61, and his ...
Spiritual leader, pioneer, activist ... songwriter? Pope's new song debuts at Mass
Pope Francis can now add the title of songwriter to his resumé. Following Palm Sunday mass in St. Peter's Square, the Vatican debuted a new song co-written by the pontiff called “Para que todos sean uno” (“So We Can All Be One”). According to Infobae ...
Vatican hopes to avoid financial scandal during Jubilee year
The Greening of Pope Francis
Pope Francis is poised, within the next two or three months, to announce one of the signature documents of his papacy, an encyclical on climate change. And we can hope and pray that it will be "world-changing" in the very best sense of that expression.
Jesuit Leader Lectures on Pope's Message
Sánchez: Lenten reflection on climate change
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Vatican defends Pope Francis' appointment of controversial Chilean bishop
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VATICAN CITY (AP) – The Vatican is defending Pope Francis' appointment of a Chilean bishop despite allegations from victims that the prelate had covered up for a pedophile priest. A Vatican spokesman, the Rev. Ciro Benedettini, said Tuesday that before ...
Archbishop Chomali: Pope Knew All Relevant Facts When Appointing Chilean ...
Vatican defends appointment of Chilean bishop accused of sex-abuse cover-up
Vatican defends appointing Chilean bishop accused of hiding abuse