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Pope Francis To Celebrate Wedding Mass For 20 Couples - Huffington Post
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Pope Francis To Celebrate Wedding Mass For 20 Couples
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis will officiate at the weddings of 20 couples who plan to tie the knot at St. Peter's Basilica on Sept. 14. The Vatican said Friday (Aug. 29) that the couples, all from Rome, would be married by the pope, who is also ...
ISIS Targets Pope Francis; Italy Deemed As Strategic Point Of Attack
Italian paper: ISIS targeting Pope Francis
ISIS: Italy Steps Up Security After Reports that Pope Francis Might Be a ...
Report: Pope Francis Is 'In The Crosshairs Of ISIS'
VATICAN CITY (CBSDC/AP) — A new report claims that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria is targeting Pope Francis — a report that the Vatican says is simply not true. According to Il Tempo, Israeli sources reportedly told the Italian newspaper that ...
Italy ramps up security over Islamic State's threat to Pope Francis
ISIS Threat Against Pope 'Nothing Serious', Says Vatican
Pope Francis: Be happy, learn Beatitudes
Sydney Morning Herald
Pope Francis appeal inspires Europe's first private migrant rescue mission in ...
Sydney Morning Herald
They said they were inspired by an appeal made by Pope Francis to dedicate more than €4 million ($6 million) of their own money to set up the venture. The aim of the operation is not to ferry rescued migrants, but for the vessel to act as a station at ...
New York Times
Pope Francis 'deeply saddened' by deaths of three relatives
Los Angeles Times
Pope Francis was “deeply saddened” to learn of the deaths of three relatives in a car crash Tuesday on a provincial highway in Argentina, the Vatican said. An Argentine police official quoted by the Associated Press said the pope's 38-year-old nephew, ...
Pope Francis' Flights Yield Candid Conversations
What Pope Francis really said about the crisis in Iraq
Pope Francis' Relatives Killed in Argentina Car Crash
Vatican Addresses Report Saying Pope Francis Is An ISIS Target
The Vatican is speaking out against a claim that Pope Francis is a target of the Islamic State militant group, otherwise known as ISIS. In an article published Monday, Italy's Il Tempo newspaper reported that the pope is a target of ISIS. The paper ...
Is Pope Francis at War with the Vatican Itself?
Vatican spokesman: ISIS threat to Pope Francis unfounded
Pope Francis briefed by envoy about deteriorating situation in Iraq
Open Letter to Pope Francis: Help Save My Vocation
Such marginalization is contrary to what many have called the "Francis effect." These firings negate your emphasis on eradicating poverty because the firings bring men and women closer to physical and material poverty. Firing people because of their ...
Pope Francis has done little to improve women's lives
Wall Street Journal
Pope Francis Wraps Up Inaugural Asian Trip
Wall Street Journal
SEOUL— Pope Francis on Monday wrapped up his inaugural visit to Asia, one that displayed a mix of style and substance, melding the pontiff's signature homey touches with an earnest outreach to a continent that holds intense interest for the Vatican ...
Pope Francis baptizes father of South Korea ferry victim, urges 'fraternal ...
Caption Pope Francis in South Korea
Pope Francis beatifies 124 South Korean Catholic martyrs
Pope Francis appoints Cardinal Cañizares as the new Archbishop of Valencia
Catholic Herald Online
His replacement at the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments has not yet been announced but after Pope Francis's election there was speculation that the Italian Archbishop Piero Marini would be given the role.
Pope Francis transfers Vatican cardinal to Spanish archdiocese
Sainthood for a Slain Priest?
So, Pope Francis makes a nod to the theological hurdles that martyrs must pass through to become saints on the roster of the Catholic Church: “For me Romero is a man of God, but the process has to be followed, and the Lord too has to give his sign.
The Guardian view on Pope Francis's seeming leftward lurch
China To Pope Francis: Don't 'Interfere' With Our Country's Religion
On his return flight from a five-day tour of South Korea, Francis said he was ready to go to China — “For sure! Tomorrow!” — after receiving a positive response to two goodwill telegrams he sent to President Xi Jinping as the pope flew over Chinese ...