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Volcanic Lava Threatens La Palma Church

Volcanic Lava Threatens La Palma Church

LOS LLANOS DE ARIDANE, Canary Islands (AP) — A fresh river of lava from the [...]

Abuse In Convents: Lifting the Veil of Silence

As the Roman Catholic Church pays more attention to the closed world of convents, where [...]

Pope Sends Message To Greece And Cyprus

Pope Sends Message To Greece And Cyprus

Pope sends video message ahead of journey to Cyprus and Greece Just a few days ahead [...]

Pope Sends Condolences To Christmas Parade Attack Victims

Pope Sends Condolences To Christmas Parade Attack Victims

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis sent his condolences to the victims of the Christmas parade [...]

When The Ecologist Met Pope Francis

When The Ecologist Met Pope Francis

When ecologist Gregory Asner found himself in an audience with Pope Francis earlier this year, [...]

Pope Offers Prayers For Wisconsin Victims

Pope Offers Prayers For Wisconsin Victims

ROME — Pope Francis on Nov. 23 offered his prayers and condolences to the grief-stricken [...]

Pope Francis Sends Message Murdered MP

Pope Francis Sends Message Murdered  MP

The message read: 'His Holiness recalls with gratitude Sir David's years of devoted public service [...]

Pope. Francis Praises Young People In Efforts To Save Planet

Pope. Francis Praises Young People In Efforts To Save Planet

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Sunday praised young people for their efforts to [...]

Pope Francis: A healthy environment is right of every human being

Pope Francis: A healthy environment is right of every human being

In a message to the Council of Europe, Pope Francis reiterates his call for immediate [...]

COMMENTARY: How to answer kids when prayers go unanswered

COMMENTARY:  How to answer kids when prayers go unanswered

When I was 11 years old, wrestling with my brother’s recent death, the new parish [...]

UPDATE: Pope undergoes surgery at Rome’s Gemelli hospital

UPDATE: Pope undergoes surgery at Rome’s Gemelli hospital

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis was hospitalized July 4 and underwent surgery on his [...]

Vatican, medical associations look at ways to promote vaccination

Vatican, medical associations look at ways to promote vaccination

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The discovery of vaccines is “one of the greatest achievements of [...]

Pope asks all Catholics to step up commitment to saving creation

Pope asks all Catholics to step up commitment to saving creation

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — To help lead the world’s Catholics along a journey of intensified [...]

People must care for creation or face self-destruction, pope says

People must care for creation or face self-destruction, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — When it comes to safeguarding creation, there is no time to [...]

Beware of Practicing Your Righteousness!

Beware of Practicing Your Righteousness!

Beware of Practicing Your Righteousness! When Jesus began his ministry he had to start in an [...]

Prime Minister Modi Invites Pope Francis To India

Prime Minister Modi Invites Pope Francis To India

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with Pope Francis in Rome on Saturday and extended [...]

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