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The Inyo Register
May 1)Air Force during Falklands War. 1983 – Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis is awa
May 1)
The Inyo Register / Posted an hour ago
Air Force during Falklands War. 1983 – Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis is awarded the Lenin Peace Prize. 1987 – Pope John Paul II beatifies Edith Stein, a Jewish-born Carmelite nun who was gassed in the Nazi concentration camp at... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historyof the time difference, it was early May 2 in Pakistan, where the al-Qaida lead
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
of the time difference, it was early May 2 in Pakistan, where the al-Qaida leader met his end). Pope Benedict XVI beatified Pope John Paul II, moving his predecessor a step closer to sainthood in a Vatican Mass attended by some 1.5 million pilgrims.... Read more
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ABC News
Today in Historyof the time difference, it was early May 2 in Pakistan, where the al-Qaida lead
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 5 hours ago
of the time difference, it was early May 2 in Pakistan, where the al-Qaida leader met his end). Pope Benedict XVI beatified Pope John Paul II, moving his predecessor a step closer to sainthood in a Vatican Mass attended by some 1.5 million pilgrims.... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyof the time difference, it was early May 2 in Pakistan, where the Al Qaeda lead
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 5 hours ago
of the time difference, it was early May 2 in Pakistan, where the Al Qaeda leader was killed). Pope Benedict XVI beatified Pope John Paul II, moving his predecessor a step closer to sainthood in a Vatican Mass attended by some 1.5 million pilgrims.... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historyof the time difference, it was early May 2 in Pakistan, where the al-Qaida lead
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 5 hours ago
of the time difference, it was early May 2 in Pakistan, where the al-Qaida leader met his end). Pope Benedict XVI beatified Pope John Paul II, moving his predecessor a step closer to sainthood in a Vatican Mass attended by some 1.5 million pilgrims.... Read more
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asianage
Poland to debut Pope John Paul II musicaltale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to th
Poland to debut Pope John Paul II musical
asianage / Posted 11 hours ago
tale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to the story of its beloved native son, the late pope John Paul II. “We’re trying to create something big,” says the show’s writer Michal Kaczmarczyk. “We will tell his... Read more
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CTV News
John Paul II Superstar: Poland plans papal musicaltale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to th
John Paul II Superstar: Poland plans papal musical
CTV News / Posted 17 hours ago
tale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to the story of its beloved native son, the late Pope John Paul II. "We're trying to create something big," says the show's writer Michal Kaczmarczyk. "We will tell his... Read more
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Op-Ed News
John Paul II Superstar: Polish writer readies biographical musical about late popetale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to th
John Paul II Superstar: Polish writer readies biographical musical about late pope
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
tale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to the story of its beloved native son, the late pope John Paul II. “We’re trying to create something big,” says the show’s writer Michal Kaczmarczyk. “We will tell his whole... Read more
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Raw Story
John Paul II Superstar: Polish writer readies biographical musical about late popetale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to th
John Paul II Superstar: Polish writer readies biographical musical about late pope
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
tale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to the story of its beloved native son, the late pope John Paul II. “We’re trying to create something big,” says the show’s writer Michal Kaczmarczyk. “We will tell his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
John Paul II Superstar: Poland plans papal musicaltale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to th
John Paul II Superstar: Poland plans papal musical
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
tale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to the story of its beloved native son, the late pope John Paul II. “We’re trying to create something big,” says the show’s writer Michal Kaczmarczyk. “We will tell his... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
John Paul II Superstar: Poland plans papal musicaltale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to th
John Paul II Superstar: Poland plans papal musical
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
tale of saints and singers: a new Polish musical is bringing some pizzazz to the story of its beloved native son, the late pope John Paul II. Affection for pope John Paul II runs deep in Warsaw, and the audience may be moved to tears as well as... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Biden speaks about faith and curing cancer at the Vaticanthat tells me I'm not religious, I'm going to shove my rosary down their throat
Biden speaks about faith and curing cancer at the Vatican
Dundas Star News / Posted yesterday
that tells me I'm not religious, I'm going to shove my rosary down their throat." Biden has met two previous popes — Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI. He famously told Pope Benedict XVI to be easier on American nuns, the target of a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Biden Speaks About Faith and Curing Cancer at the Vaticanbut act contrary to that teaching in their political choices,” the Rev. Rhoades
Biden Speaks About Faith and Curing Cancer at the Vatican
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
but act contrary to that teaching in their political choices,” the Rev. Rhoades wrote. Biden has met two previous popes: Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI. He famously told Pope Benedict XVI to be easier on American nuns, the target of a... Read more
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Orange County Register
Biden speaks about faith and curing cancer at the Vaticanthat tells me I’m not religious, I’m going to shove my rosary down their throat
Biden speaks about faith and curing cancer at the Vatican
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
that tells me I’m not religious, I’m going to shove my rosary down their throat.” Biden has met two previous popes – Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI. He famously told Pope Benedict XVI to be easier on American nuns, the target of a... Read more
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heraldscotland
When things were going heavenlythat woman's face. Whether you have any religious belief or not, you surely can
When things were going heavenly
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
that woman's face. Whether you have any religious belief or not, you surely cannot begrudge this woman's utter happiness at Pope John Paul II visiting Glasgow's Bellahouston Park in June, 1982, when a truly remarkable crowd of 300,000 filled the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Bishops release religious freedom video for 50th anniversary of 'Dignitatis Humanae'there is only majority will. Then the law is the only norm, and the people in p
Bishops release religious freedom video for 50th anniversary of 'Dignitatis Humanae'
National Catholic Reporter / Posted yesterday
there is only majority will. Then the law is the only norm, and the people in power now are always the only power." St. Pope John Paul II makes a number of appearances in the video, first as Karol Wojtyla, young expert at Vatican II who... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worstand Bill Hicks. In 2005, the world mourned the deaths of Richard Pryor, Hunter
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worst
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted yesterday
and Bill Hicks. In 2005, the world mourned the deaths of Richard Pryor, Hunter S. Thompson, Johnny Carson, Rosa Parks and Pope John Paul II. In 1991 we said goodbye to Freddie Mercury, Miles Davis, Dr. Seuss, and Redd Foxx. Consider the class of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
'Making of a Saint' exhibit planned at Houston museumpopes were part of our lives, and we remember them so fondly." In addition to
'Making of a Saint' exhibit planned at Houston museum
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
popes were part of our lives, and we remember them so fondly." In addition to the 1982 Range Rover "Popemobile" used by Pope John Paul II during his 1980s tour of the United Kingdom, visitors will be able to view a sash worn by the pontiff and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
'Making of a Saint' exhibit planned at Houston museumpopes were part of our lives, and we remember them so fondly." In addition to
'Making of a Saint' exhibit planned at Houston museum
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
popes were part of our lives, and we remember them so fondly." In addition to the 1982 Range Rover "Popemobile" used by Pope John Paul II during his 1980s tour of the United Kingdom, visitors will be able to view a sash worn by the pontiff and... Read more
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Pendle Today
Farewell to popular nunsInformation Service, liaising with the media and contacting priests and bishops
Farewell to popular nuns
Pendle Today / Posted 2 days ago
Information Service, liaising with the media and contacting priests and bishops all across England and Scotland. When Pope John Paul II visited England in 1982, Sister Veronica was involved in the detailed planning. After her religious... Read more
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JTA
A fresh crop of Jewish books for springhalf-century that stretches through the present into the future, this newly cro
A fresh crop of Jewish books for spring
JTA / Posted 2 days ago
half-century that stretches through the present into the future, this newly crowned “King of the Jews” will encounter Pope John Paul II, Haroun al Rashid of “Arabian Nights” fame, an elephant that changes color, one of the 9/11 bombers and... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland and Vatican II: Essays Theological, Pastoral and Educationalthe supporters of Vatican II bemoan the slowness with which the documents were
Ireland and Vatican II: Essays Theological, Pastoral and Educational
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
the supporters of Vatican II bemoan the slowness with which the documents were implemented and the perceived attempts by Pope John Paul II and Benedict XVI to row back on the more “progressive” elements contained in the council’s documents.... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
World-renowned guitarist Pepe Romero to highlight SPO season finaleinstitutions around the world as both a soloist and quartet member. He has perf
World-renowned guitarist Pepe Romero to highlight SPO season finale
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
institutions around the world as both a soloist and quartet member. He has performed at the White House, the Vatican for Pope John Paul II, for Prince Charles and for King Juan Carlos and Queen Sophia of Spain, to name a few. Through it all,... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Three popes and life 'on the job' form Dominicanwhat's been called a quiet "restorationist" movement among younger clergy). Nur
Three popes and life 'on the job' form Dominican
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
what's been called a quiet "restorationist" movement among younger clergy). Nurtured in a seminary system inspired by Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI, how are these priests responding to the age of Francis? Dominican Fr. Gabriel... Read more
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examiner.com
Rock Hall Anniversary: Bob Marley and the Wailers cracks the U.S. top tenin 1992, where she modified the lyrics to referred to child abuse, and at the e
Rock Hall Anniversary: Bob Marley and the Wailers cracks the U.S. top ten
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
in 1992, where she modified the lyrics to referred to child abuse, and at the end of the performance, tore up a photo of Pope John Paul II. Critical reception on Rastaman Vibration have been good over the years, and the album have been... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
For Pakistani Christians, persecution goes beyond terror attacksnew agencies. The trip is set to take place sometime this year and will mark th
For Pakistani Christians, persecution goes beyond terror attacks
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
new agencies. The trip is set to take place sometime this year and will mark the first papal visit to Pakistan since Pope John Paul II visited in 1981 and became the first pontiff to travel there. While such moves are good steps forward,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
For Pakistani Christians, persecution goes beyond terror attacksnew agencies. The trip is set to take place sometime this year and will mark th
For Pakistani Christians, persecution goes beyond terror attacks
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
new agencies. The trip is set to take place sometime this year and will mark the first papal visit to Pakistan since Pope John Paul II visited in 1981 and became the first pontiff to travel there. While such moves are good steps forward,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
For Pakistani Christians, persecution goes beyond terror attacksnew agencies. The trip is set to take place sometime this year and will mark th
For Pakistani Christians, persecution goes beyond terror attacks
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
new agencies. The trip is set to take place sometime this year and will mark the first papal visit to Pakistan since Pope John Paul II visited in 1981 and became the first pontiff to travel there. While such moves are good steps forward,... Read more
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Wilson County News
S�ngerfest brings German choral feast to Floresvilleand sacred.” Their vocal talents have added beauty to many civic events and ce
S�ngerfest brings German choral feast to Floresville
Wilson County News / Posted 3 days ago
and sacred.” Their vocal talents have added beauty to many civic events and celebrations, including the Mass celebrated by Pope John Paul II in San Antonio in 1989. The choir presents several concerts each year and sings Mass at 11 a.m. on the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
A saint or sinner? The curious contradiction of Mother Teresamight wonder why her call to sainthood has taken nearly 20 years - she was beat
A saint or sinner? The curious contradiction of Mother Teresa
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
might wonder why her call to sainthood has taken nearly 20 years - she was beatified (the prerequisite to sainthood) by Pope John Paul II in 2003 - for, after all, most Catholics have grown up with tales of her fight against poverty in India and... Read more
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Global Envision
Excesses of global economyarms trade over peace.” Bernie Sanders, Democratic presidential hopeful, at th
Excesses of global economy
Global Envision / Posted 4 days ago
arms trade over peace.” Bernie Sanders, Democratic presidential hopeful, at the Vatican’s 25th Anniversary of Centesimus Annus, which was written by Pope John Paul II in 1991 to help redefine Cold War concepts of global social and economic jus... Read more
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Orange County Register
Archbishop of Havana, key figure in U.S. detente, steps downthe seed for Caritas of Cuba, now among the country’s most successful non-gover
Archbishop of Havana, key figure in U.S. detente, steps down
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
the seed for Caritas of Cuba, now among the country’s most successful non-governmental organizations. In November 1994, Pope John Paul II named Ortega the first cardinal in Cuba in more than three decades — and the second in the island’s... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Archbishop of Havana, key figure in U.S. relations, steps downthe seed for Caritas of Cuba, now among the country's most successful non-gover
Archbishop of Havana, key figure in U.S. relations, steps down
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
the seed for Caritas of Cuba, now among the country's most successful non-governmental organizations. In November 1994, Pope John Paul II named Ortega the first cardinal in Cuba in more than three decades — and the second in the island's... Read more
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express
The sick website predicting which celebrity will DIE NEXTothers. In previous years, the website has also foreseen the passing of Margar
The sick website predicting which celebrity will DIE NEXT
express / Posted 4 days ago
others. In previous years, the website has also foreseen the passing of Margaret Thatcher, Nelson Mandela, Frank Sinatra, Pope John Paul II, Stanley Matthews and the Queen Mother, as well as dozens of other stars from film, music, sport and... Read more
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NBC News
'Coat Hanger Rebels' Battle Bid to Outlaw Abortionlife. When the restrictions were passed 23 years ago, the law was billed as a
'Coat Hanger Rebels' Battle Bid to Outlaw Abortion
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
life. When the restrictions were passed 23 years ago, the law was billed as a compromise; there was pressure from then-Pope John Paul II to perhaps go further. And anti-abortion groups with overwhelmingly Catholic roots have been fighting to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Maine couple from Boston College die within hours of each otherat the Mercy Hospital School of Nursing and also organized events at their chur
Maine couple from Boston College die within hours of each other
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
at the Mercy Hospital School of Nursing and also organized events at their church. Her service earned recognition from Pope John Paul II, who gave her the honor of Dame of the Order of St. Gregory. But Boston remained central to the couple’s... Read more
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The Manila Times
How could a Christian nation even make Duterte the leading presidential contender?two beliefs are in fact linked, since human life is a gift of God, and no human
How could a Christian nation even make Duterte the leading presidential contender?
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
two beliefs are in fact linked, since human life is a gift of God, and no human, no human institution, can take it away. Pope John Paul II even pointed out that such reverence for life isn’t a metaphysical concept but the basic foundation of... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Orchestra concludes season with Latin Flavorinstitutions around the world as both soloist and quartet member. He has perfor
Orchestra concludes season with Latin Flavor
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
institutions around the world as both soloist and quartet member. He has performed at the White House; the Vatican for Pope John Paul II; for Prince Charles, Prince of Wales; and King Juan Carlos and Queen Sophia of Spain – to name a... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Orchestra concludes season with Latin Flavorinstitutions around the world as both soloist and quartet member. He has perfor
Orchestra concludes season with Latin Flavor
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
institutions around the world as both soloist and quartet member. He has performed at the White House; the Vatican for Pope John Paul II; for Prince Charles, Prince of Wales; and King Juan Carlos and Queen Sophia of Spain – to name a... Read more
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Irish Central
1916 celebration second largest ever event in Ireland after pope’s visitto the celebrations- and one that in terms of levels of attendance for a cultur
1916 celebration second largest ever event in Ireland after pope’s visit
Irish Central / Posted 6 days ago
to the celebrations- and one that in terms of levels of attendance for a cultural event was second only to the visit of Pope John Paul II nearly 40 years ago. Ireland decided to host its main celebrations of the historic event over Easter... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worstand Bill Hicks. In 2005, the world mourned the deaths of Richard Pryor, Hunter
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worst
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
and Bill Hicks. In 2005, the world mourned the deaths of Richard Pryor, Hunter S. Thompson, Johnny Carson, Rosa Parks and Pope John Paul II. In 1991 we said goodbye to Freddie Mercury, Miles Davis, Dr. Seuss, and Redd Foxx. Consider the class of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worstand Bill Hicks. In 2005, the world mourned the deaths of Richard Pryor, Hunter
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worst
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
and Bill Hicks. In 2005, the world mourned the deaths of Richard Pryor, Hunter S. Thompson, Johnny Carson, Rosa Parks and Pope John Paul II. In 1991 we said goodbye to Freddie Mercury, Miles Davis, Dr. Seuss, and Redd Foxx. Consider the class of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Book review: 'The 14th Colony' by Steve BerryVirginia bomb shelter and some new Russian bad guys. He opens with a hagioisti
Book review: 'The 14th Colony' by Steve Berry
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
Virginia bomb shelter and some new Russian bad guys. He opens with a hagioistic rendering of President Ronald Reagan and Pope John Paul II conspiring to force the downfall of the Soviet Union. Historians will find this a bit overdone. Berry does... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worstand Bill Hicks. In 2005, the world mourned the deaths of Richard Pryor, Hunter
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worst
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
and Bill Hicks. In 2005, the world mourned the deaths of Richard Pryor, Hunter S. Thompson, Johnny Carson, Rosa Parks and Pope John Paul II. In 1991 we said goodbye to Freddie Mercury, Miles Davis, Dr. Seuss, and Redd Foxx. Consider the class of... Read more
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FIFA
Byshovets: Brazil's time has comeof football as well. I believe this meeting helped the team band together. Ana
Byshovets: Brazil's time has come
FIFA / Posted 7 days ago
of football as well. I believe this meeting helped the team band together. Anatoly Byshovets on setting up a meeting with Pope John Paul II with his team in 1988 An audience with the PopeRomario opened the scoring in the final after 20 minutes,... Read more
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Deseret News
New Harmony: Christian music in the era of Lady GagaAnd today, getting the word out involves laser beams, smoke machines, pyrotechn
New Harmony: Christian music in the era of Lady Gaga
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
And today, getting the word out involves laser beams, smoke machines, pyrotechnics and decibels — lots of decibels. As Pope John Paul II said to the thousands of kids screaming, stomping and clapping at Denver’s World Youth Day in 1993, “I... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
McCallie, Baylor Play To 1-1 Tie In Rivalry Soccer Match10-1-2 against a very tough schedule and has a 3-0-1 mark in Mid-East play, wit
McCallie, Baylor Play To 1-1 Tie In Rivalry Soccer Match
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
10-1-2 against a very tough schedule and has a 3-0-1 mark in Mid-East play, with league matches remaining against MBA and Pope John Paul II. “I felt like we played well,” Cushenbery said. “We want to be better and we want to be sharper, but we’re... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worstand Bill Hicks. In 2005, the world mourned the deaths of Richard Pryor, Hunter
2016 has been a bad year for celebrity deaths but not the worst
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
and Bill Hicks. In 2005, the world mourned the deaths of Richard Pryor, Hunter S. Thompson, Johnny Carson, Rosa Parks and Pope John Paul II. In 1991 we said goodbye to Freddie Mercury, Miles Davis, Dr. Seuss, and Redd Foxx. Consider the class of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Queen's 90th birthday: How the world has changed since she was bornIraq. 2004 Double Olympic gold for Kelly Holmes in 800m and 1500m in Athens. A
Queen's 90th birthday: How the world has changed since she was born
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Iraq. 2004 Double Olympic gold for Kelly Holmes in 800m and 1500m in Athens. Asian tsunami kills more than 100,000. 2005 Pope John Paul II dies and is succeeded by Pope Benedict XVI. The Prince of Wales marries Camilla Parker Bowles. London wins... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Father Sirico Goes to Congressfact that we NEVER heard these same people suggest any such thing about every u
Father Sirico Goes to Congress
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
fact that we NEVER heard these same people suggest any such thing about every utterance that dropped from the lips of Saint Pope John Paul II, let me affirm that Sirico’s statement is true. It is also misleading. The aim here is to relativize and... Read more
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