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Jefferson City News Tribune
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rightsthe ruling and had no further comment about whether it would appeal. The lawsu
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rights
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
the ruling and had no further comment about whether it would appeal. The lawsuit by Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who are Roman Catholics, asserted that it violates their religious beliefs to include contraception coverage in the state health... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Joliet, Rockford dioceses also face priest shortages, financial squeezein an 11-county territory that runs from suburban Kane and McHenry to the Missi
Joliet, Rockford dioceses also face priest shortages, financial squeeze
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 days ago
in an 11-county territory that runs from suburban Kane and McHenry to the Mississippi River and is home to roughly 395,000 Roman Catholics. Bishop David Mallow of the Diocese of Rockford A third of the Rockford Diocese's 105 parishes are overseen... Read more
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The Examiner
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rightsthe ruling and had no further comment about whether it would appeal. The lawsui
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rights
The Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
the ruling and had no further comment about whether it would appeal. The lawsuit by Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who are Roman Catholics, asserted that it violates their religious beliefs to include contraception coverage in the state health... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rightslaw that requires insurers to include coverage of contraception. State Sen. Pa
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rights
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
law that requires insurers to include coverage of contraception. State Sen. Paul Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who are Roman Catholics, filed a lawsuit asserting it violates their religious beliefs to include contraception coverage in their... Read more
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CTV News
Birth control mandate violates religious rights, U.S. judge rulesthe ruling and had no further comment about whether it would appeal. The lawsu
Birth control mandate violates religious rights, U.S. judge rules
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
the ruling and had no further comment about whether it would appeal. The lawsuit by Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who are Roman Catholics, asserted that it violates their religious beliefs to include contraception coverage in the state health... Read more
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Daily Herald
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rightsthe ruling and had no further comment about whether it would appeal. The lawsu
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rights
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
the ruling and had no further comment about whether it would appeal. The lawsuit by Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who are Roman Catholics, asserted that it violates their religious beliefs to include contraception coverage in the state health... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Birth control mandate violates religious rightsbirth control coverage in his government-provided health insurance. The lawsui
Birth control mandate violates religious rights
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
birth control coverage in his government-provided health insurance. The lawsuit by Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who are Roman Catholics, asserted that it violates their religious beliefs to include contraception coverage in the state health... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rightslaw that requires insurers to include coverage of contraception. State Sen. Pa
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rights
KOMU Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
law that requires insurers to include coverage of contraception. State Sen. Paul Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who are Roman Catholics, filed a lawsuit asserting it violates their religious beliefs to include contraception coverage in their... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rightsto a question about whether the federal government would appeal. The lawsuit b
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rights
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
to a question about whether the federal government would appeal. The lawsuit by Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who are Roman Catholics, asserted that it violates their religious beliefs to include contraception coverage in the state health... Read more
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Salon.com
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rightslaw that requires insurers to include coverage of contraception. State Sen. Pa
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rights
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
law that requires insurers to include coverage of contraception. State Sen. Paul Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who are Roman Catholics, filed a lawsuit asserting it violates their religious beliefs to include contraception coverage in their... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rightslaw that requires insurers to include coverage of contraception. State Sen. Pa
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rights
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
law that requires insurers to include coverage of contraception. State Sen. Paul Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who are Roman Catholics, filed a lawsuit asserting it violates their religious beliefs to include contraception coverage in their... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rightslaw that requires insurers to include coverage of contraception. State Sen. Pa
Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rights
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
law that requires insurers to include coverage of contraception. State Sen. Paul Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who are Roman Catholics, filed a lawsuit asserting it violates their religious beliefs to include contraception coverage in their... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tragic death of schoolboy on 560-mile cycling pilgrimage from Britain to Spainpilgrimage. Pilgrim group on the Camino de Santiago Pilgrim's Walk to Santiago
Tragic death of schoolboy on 560-mile cycling pilgrimage from Britain to Spain
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
pilgrimage. Pilgrim group on the Camino de Santiago Pilgrim's Walk to Santiago de Compostela His parents, who are devoted Roman Catholics, have flown out to Spain with the help of education chiefs. A spokeswoman for Swansea Council said: “The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Schoolboy, 16, dies during 560-mile 'cycling pilgrimage'English names Way of St James and St James's Path - on the pilgrim route to the
Schoolboy, 16, dies during 560-mile 'cycling pilgrimage'
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
English names Way of St James and St James's Path - on the pilgrim route to the Catholic shrine. His family are devoted Roman Catholics and two of his brothers are also altar boys. Cura was on the Camino de Santiago - also known by the English... Read more
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Christian Today
Child abuse, the Church and the Goddard inquiry: Why we should all pray it succeedssexual offences". The Ball case is also the subject of a separate review set up
Child abuse, the Church and the Goddard inquiry: Why we should all pray it succeeds
Christian Today / Posted 3 days ago
sexual offences". The Ball case is also the subject of a separate review set up by the Archbishop of Canterbury. And the Roman Catholics? Again, the inquiry will look at how their child protection policies are working now, with further... Read more
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walesonline
A Swansea schoolboy has died on a cycling pilgrimage to Spainfrom a Filipino family living in Morriston, was an altar boy at the Sacred Hear
A Swansea schoolboy has died on a cycling pilgrimage to Spain
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
from a Filipino family living in Morriston, was an altar boy at the Sacred Heart Church in Swansea. His family are devoted Roman Catholics and two of his brothers are also altar boys. Parish priest Father Jason Jones said: “The parish community of... Read more
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The Christian Post
Can Donald Trump Win Without Devout Catholic Voters?among white Evangelicals is greater than Mitt Romney's was four years ago. Con
Can Donald Trump Win Without Devout Catholic Voters?
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
among white Evangelicals is greater than Mitt Romney's was four years ago. Conversely, Trump is faring poorly among Roman Catholics. A Pew survey taken four years ago showed 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney winning a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Catholics prepare for St. Ann novenainclude: the Divine Liturgy of the Byzantine Rite, an opportunity for those in
Catholics prepare for St. Ann novena
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
include: the Divine Liturgy of the Byzantine Rite, an opportunity for those in the Eastern Rite faith to worship with Roman Catholics, set for Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.; the Anointing of the Sick Mass on July 21, at 1:30 p.m.; and the special Mass... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Novena to St. Ann begins Sunday in West Scrantoninclude: the Divine Liturgy of the Byzantine Rite, an opportunity for those in
Novena to St. Ann begins Sunday in West Scranton
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
include: the Divine Liturgy of the Byzantine Rite, an opportunity for those in the Eastern Rite faith to worship with Roman Catholics, set for Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.; the Anointing of the Sick Mass on July 21, at 1:30 p.m.; and the special Mass... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Novena to begin Sundayinclude: the Divine Liturgy of the Byzantine Rite, an opportunity for those in
Novena to begin Sunday
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
include: the Divine Liturgy of the Byzantine Rite, an opportunity for those in the Eastern Rite faith to worship with Roman Catholics, set for Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.; the Anointing of the Sick Mass on July 21, at 1:30 p.m.; and the special Mass... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Ready for prayer at the annual novena to St. Anninclude: the Divine Liturgy of the Byzantine Rite, an opportunity for those in
Ready for prayer at the annual novena to St. Ann
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
include: the Divine Liturgy of the Byzantine Rite, an opportunity for those in the Eastern Rite faith to worship with Roman Catholics, set for Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.; the Anointing of the Sick Mass on Thursday, July 21, at 1:30 p.m.; and the... Read more
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Al.com
U.S. Army faces trouble over religious issues at Fort Rucker military basesaid Weinstein, whose group's function is to ensure religious freedoms as per t
U.S. Army faces trouble over religious issues at Fort Rucker military base
Al.com / Posted 13 days ago
said Weinstein, whose group's function is to ensure religious freedoms as per the U.S. constitution. "Either we have Roman Catholics and Protestants, the others are Islamic, Jewish, they are native American, spiritualists and others atheists,... Read more
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USA Today
Color me skeptical about 'baby Christian' Trumpsinfulness and embracing Christ were “saved” and entitled to call themselves “C
Color me skeptical about 'baby Christian' Trump
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
sinfulness and embracing Christ were “saved” and entitled to call themselves “Christians.” Anyone else, including Roman Catholics and most mainline Protestants, are not truly in the fold; you might say they are CINOs — Christians in Name... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
July 7 celebrity birthdaysHe's was the group's drummer. Let's step back in time and check out some of th
July 7 celebrity birthdays
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 18 days ago
He's was the group's drummer. Let's step back in time and check out some of the stories people were talking about 2005, Roman Catholics mourned the death of Pope John Paul II. Let's step back in time and check out some of the stories people... Read more
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asianage
Supreme Court to examine plea for canon law’s recognitioncourt was valid and binding. The petition also challenged the jurisdiction of c
Supreme Court to examine plea for canon law’s recognition
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
court was valid and binding. The petition also challenged the jurisdiction of criminal courts in India to prosecute Roman Catholics under Section 494 of the Indian Penal Code for the alleged offence of bigamy without considering canon... Read more
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asianage
Supreme Court to examine plea for canon law's recognitioncourt was valid and binding. The petition also challenged the jurisdiction of c
Supreme Court to examine plea for canon law's recognition
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
court was valid and binding. The petition also challenged the jurisdiction of criminal courts in India to prosecute Roman Catholics under Section 494 of the Indian Penal Code for the alleged offence of bigamy without considering canon... Read more
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Island Packet
Editorials from around Ohiotheir Christian peers: only 10.4 percent of black Protestants cited poverty and
Editorials from around Ohio
Island Packet / Posted 21 days ago
their Christian peers: only 10.4 percent of black Protestants cited poverty and inequality as top issues; 9.8 percent of Roman Catholics; 9.6 percent of mainline Protestants, and 5.5 percent of evangelical Protestants... The Rev. James Bacik, a... Read more
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Christian Today
Churches at the forefront as Londoners say no to racismworship - especially given that it is currently Ramadan. Churches of many diff
Churches at the forefront as Londoners say no to racism
Christian Today / Posted 22 days ago
worship - especially given that it is currently Ramadan. Churches of many different shapes and sizes are members of Citizens UK, including Black Majority Churches, Roman Catholics, Anglicans, Methodists, Salvation Army, Independent churches and mo... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Orthodox Christian leaders end historic meetingof the Orthodox Church with the rest of the Christian world. Unlike the centra
Orthodox Christian leaders end historic meeting
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
of the Orthodox Church with the rest of the Christian world. Unlike the centralized authority of the Vatican over Roman Catholics, Orthodox churches are independent, with Bartholomew considered the first among equals. The Ecumenical... Read more
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Irish Central
Potential British PM detests Irish peace process, says SAS were winning over IRAsame legal apparatus which exists across the UK. The legislative framework whic
Potential British PM detests Irish peace process, says SAS were winning over IRA
Irish Central / Posted 24 days ago
same legal apparatus which exists across the UK. The legislative framework which has guaranteed the rights and freedoms of Roman Catholics and ethnic minorities in Liverpool and London should apply equally in Belfast and Belleek.” The country... Read more
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Christian Today
Feast of St Peter and St Paul 2016: How and why do we celebrate these early church heroes?in the spreading of the good news that their feast day is considered a solemnit
Feast of St Peter and St Paul 2016: How and why do we celebrate these early church heroes?
Christian Today / Posted 26 days ago
in the spreading of the good news that their feast day is considered a solemnity - which is the highest order of honour for Roman Catholics - shared by the likes of Jesus' miracles and Mary. It's not only the Catholics that celebrate. In the... Read more
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The Atlantic
Donald Trump: Just Another Sinner, Born AgainMost evangelicals look to such a conversion as the decisive mark of whether som
Donald Trump: Just Another Sinner, Born Again
The Atlantic / Posted 26 days ago
Most evangelicals look to such a conversion as the decisive mark of whether someone is Christian or not; some regard Roman Catholics and mainline Protestants who have not been through this experience as not really Christian. Being born again... Read more
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Northern Star
Pope says Church owes gays an apologymust say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay communi
Pope says Church owes gays an apology
Northern Star / Posted 27 days ago
must say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay community, but also criticised by conservative Roman Catholics, for his tolerance of homosexuality. In 2013, the pontiff said: "If a person is gay and seeks God and has... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Pope says Church owes gays an apologymust say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay communi
Pope says Church owes gays an apology
The Daily Mercury / Posted 27 days ago
must say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay community, but also criticised by conservative Roman Catholics, for his tolerance of homosexuality. In 2013, the pontiff said: "If a person is gay and seeks God and has... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Pope says Church owes gays an apologymust say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay communi
Pope says Church owes gays an apology
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
must say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay community, but also criticised by conservative Roman Catholics, for his tolerance of homosexuality. In 2013, the pontiff said: "If a person is gay and seeks God and has... Read more
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Queensland Times
Pope says Church owes gays an apologymust say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay communi
Pope says Church owes gays an apology
Queensland Times / Posted 28 days ago
must say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay community, but also criticised by conservative Roman Catholics, for his tolerance of homosexuality. In 2013, the pontiff said: "If a person is gay and seeks God and has... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Pope says Church owes gays an apologymust say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay communi
Pope says Church owes gays an apology
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 28 days ago
must say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay community, but also criticised by conservative Roman Catholics, for his tolerance of homosexuality. In 2013, the pontiff said: "If a person is gay and seeks God and has... Read more
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News Mail
Pope says Church owes gays an apologymust say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay communi
Pope says Church owes gays an apology
News Mail / Posted 28 days ago
must say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay community, but also criticised by conservative Roman Catholics, for his tolerance of homosexuality. In 2013, the pontiff said: "If a person is gay and seeks God and has... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Pope says Church owes gays an apologymust say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay communi
Pope says Church owes gays an apology
Daily Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
must say sorry to homosexuals. Pope Francis has been lauded by the gay community, but also criticised by conservative Roman Catholics, for his tolerance of homosexuality. In 2013, the pontiff said: "If a person is gay and seeks God and has... Read more
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New America Media
What It’s Like to Grow Up Queer and Purepechagay in the eastern Coachella Valley. The Purepecha are an indigenous group fro
What It’s Like to Grow Up Queer and Purepecha
New America Media / Posted 28 days ago
gay in the eastern Coachella Valley. The Purepecha are an indigenous group from the Mexican state of Michoacan. Ardent Roman Catholics, they are known for their artwork, including ceramics and woodwork. There are about 2000 Purepecha living in... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Don’t shortchange religions; they do a lot of goodsad but hardly reflective of the understandings of millions of us who belong to
Don’t shortchange religions; they do a lot of good
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 28 days ago
sad but hardly reflective of the understandings of millions of us who belong to the mainline Protestant churches, for many Roman Catholics, and to most other better-educated participants in religious fellowships. I graduated from a Presbyterian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Soyinka On Religion - to Everything, Its Placeinto town for their version of the Christian worship . Even Sunday devotion amo
Soyinka On Religion - to Everything, Its Place
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
into town for their version of the Christian worship . Even Sunday devotion among the Christians respected differences. Roman Catholics as well as Pentecostal - known as the aladura - went their own spiritual ways. In short, although this... Read more
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Evening Standard
Pope Francis: 'Christians should apologise to gay people'Francis has urged for greater tolerance of the gay community which has resulted
Pope Francis: 'Christians should apologise to gay people'
Evening Standard / Posted 28 days ago
Francis has urged for greater tolerance of the gay community which has resulted in criticism by conservative Roman Catholics. In 2013, he said: “If a person is gay and seeks God and has good will, who am I to judge?" However, the... Read more
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DW
Orthodox Holy and Great Council calls for protection of Christians in Mideast |were absent. The Syria-based Antioch patriarchate also stayed away. Unlike the
Orthodox Holy and Great Council calls for protection of Christians in Mideast |
DW / Posted 29 days ago
were absent. The Syria-based Antioch patriarchate also stayed away. Unlike the centralized authority of the Vatican over Roman Catholics, the Orthodox churches are independent. There are 14 such autonomous churches worldwide, with the Patriarch... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pope visits Armenian genocide memorialex-Soviet country's population of some three million belong to the Armenian Apo
Pope visits Armenian genocide memorial
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
ex-Soviet country's population of some three million belong to the Armenian Apostolic Church. The country's Christian minorities include 14,000 Roman Catholics and some 8,000 Orthodox Christians, mainly Russians, Greeks, Georgians, and Ukrai... Read more
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The Economic Times
'Brexit' aftershocks: More rifts in Europe, and in Britain, tooScottish economy largely depends, has dropped. Northern Ireland, too, voted fo
'Brexit' aftershocks: More rifts in Europe, and in Britain, too
The Economic Times / Posted 30 days ago
Scottish economy largely depends, has dropped. Northern Ireland, too, voted for Remain, although as usual Protestants and Roman Catholics were split. But the prospect of an open border with Ireland now becoming a hard border between the European... Read more
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Canberra Times
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWIGeorgia and Azerbaijan in his trip, but visits to those countries have been pos
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWI
Canberra Times / Posted a month ago
Georgia and Azerbaijan in his trip, but visits to those countries have been postponed until autumn. As leader of 1 billion Roman Catholics, Francis also spoke Friday about the plight of Christians in the Middle East, where he said they suffer... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWIGeorgia and Azerbaijan in his trip, but visits to those countries have been pos
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWI
Brisbane Times / Posted a month ago
Georgia and Azerbaijan in his trip, but visits to those countries have been postponed until autumn. As leader of 1 billion Roman Catholics, Francis also spoke Friday about the plight of Christians in the Middle East, where he said they suffer... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWIGeorgia and Azerbaijan in his trip, but visits to those countries have been pos
Pope Francis condemns Turkish 'genocide' of Armenians in WWI
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a month ago
Georgia and Azerbaijan in his trip, but visits to those countries have been postponed until autumn. As leader of 1 billion Roman Catholics, Francis also spoke Friday about the plight of Christians in the Middle East, where he said they suffer... Read more
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