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Reuters UK Edition
Pope calls for action at Humanitarian Summit Pope Franics calls on world leaderst to come up with a plan to increase globa
Pope calls for action at Humanitarian Summit
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
Pope Franics calls on world leaderst to come up with a plan to increase global humanitarian aid at this week's World Humanitarian Summit in Turkey. Diane Hodges reports. Pope Francis is adding his voice... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Pope asks followers to pray for Turkey humanitarian summitwhat he defines as their main aim: saving the life of every human being. Franc
Pope asks followers to pray for Turkey humanitarian summit
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
what he defines as their main aim: saving the life of every human being. Francis addressed tens of thousands of tourists and pilgrims in St. Peter's Square Sunday and expressed his hopes for the summit which opens the next day in... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Pope asks followers to pray for Turkey humanitarian summitwhat he defines as their main aim: saving the life of every human being. Franc
Pope asks followers to pray for Turkey humanitarian summit
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
what he defines as their main aim: saving the life of every human being. Francis addressed tens of thousands of tourists and pilgrims in St. Peter's Square Sunday and expressed his hopes for the summit which opens the next day in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pope asks followers to pray for Turkey humanitarian summitwhat he defines as their main aim: saving the life of every human being. Franc
Pope asks followers to pray for Turkey humanitarian summit
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
what he defines as their main aim: saving the life of every human being. Francis addressed tens of thousands of tourists and pilgrims in St. Peter's Square Sunday and expressed his hopes for the summit which opens the next day in... Read more
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ABC News
Pope Asks Followers to Pray for Turkey Humanitarian Summitwhat he defines as their main aim: saving the life of every human being. Franc
Pope Asks Followers to Pray for Turkey Humanitarian Summit
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
what he defines as their main aim: saving the life of every human being. Francis addressed tens of thousands of tourists and pilgrims in St. Peter's Square Sunday and expressed his hopes for the summit which opens the next day in... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Can Catholic TV move beyond Mother Angelica's legacy?A high point of my Jesuit novitiate in 1957 was our novice master announcing th
Can Catholic TV move beyond Mother Angelica's legacy?
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
A high point of my Jesuit novitiate in 1957 was our novice master announcing that Pope John XXIII had just called the Second Vatican Council, but it was almost 10 years of studying theology at Woodstock, Md., before the impact of this hit me. One day... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Trams grind to halt for summer revampMANCHESTER'S cross-city tram services are being suspended throughout the summer
Trams grind to halt for summer revamp
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
MANCHESTER'S cross-city tram services are being suspended throughout the summer due to the final phase of work on the St Peter's Square stop. Metrolink services through the square will be stopped between Sunday, June 26 and the end of August meaning... Read more
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The Christian Post
Catholic Priest Believed Crucified by ISIS Is Safe, Awaiting Release From Anti-Gov't Forces in YemenCatholic priest Tom Uzhunnalil, kidnapped by Islamic State militants in March i
Catholic Priest Believed Crucified by ISIS Is Safe, Awaiting Release From Anti-Gov't Forces in Yemen
The Christian Post / Posted 5 days ago
Catholic priest Tom Uzhunnalil, kidnapped by Islamic State militants in March in Yemen and feared to have been crucified on Good Friday, is now reportedly safe and is expected to be released. "It is now clear that the priest is not in the custody of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Polish troops will help secure Pope Francis' youth meetingPope Francis gives his thumbs up as he leaves after his weekly general audience
Polish troops will help secure Pope Francis' youth meeting
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
Pope Francis gives his thumbs up as he leaves after his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 18, 2016. Pope Francis gives his thumbs up as he leaves after his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Polish troops will help secure Pope Francis' youth meetingPope Francis gives his thumbs up as he leaves after his weekly general audience
Polish troops will help secure Pope Francis' youth meeting
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Pope Francis gives his thumbs up as he leaves after his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 18, 2016. Pope Francis gives his thumbs up as he leaves after his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Pope: Exploiting workers for profit is a mortal sinPope Francis waves to the crowd as he arrives for his weekly general audience i
Pope: Exploiting workers for profit is a mortal sin
Naples Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Pope Francis waves to the crowd as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis says employers who exploit their workers... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Pope: Exploiting workers for profit is a mortal sinPope Francis waves to the crowd as he arrives for his weekly general audience i
Pope: Exploiting workers for profit is a mortal sin
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Pope Francis waves to the crowd as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis says employers who exploit their workers for... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pope: Exploiting workers for profit is a mortal sinPope Francis waves to the crowd as he arrives for his weekly general audience i
Pope: Exploiting workers for profit is a mortal sin
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Pope Francis waves to the crowd as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 18, 2016. Pope Francis waves to the crowd as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Francis: 'To ignore the poor is to scorn God!'God is only able to exercise mercy towards us when we open our hearts and exerc
Francis: 'To ignore the poor is to scorn God!'
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
God is only able to exercise mercy towards us when we open our hearts and exercise mercy towards others, most especially the poor, Pope Francis warned in his general audience Wednesday. Reflecting on the Gospel parable of the suffering a rich man... Read more
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Canberra Times
Pope Francis criticises West for trying to export own brand of democracy to Iraq, LibyaRome: Pope Francis criticised Western powers for trying to export their own bra
Pope Francis criticises West for trying to export own brand of democracy to Iraq, Libya
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
Rome: Pope Francis criticised Western powers for trying to export their own brand of democracy to countries such as Iraq and Libya without respecting indigenous political cultures, according to an interview published on Monday. Speaking to France's... Read more
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The Age
Pope Francis criticises West for trying to export own brand of democracy to Iraq, LibyaRome: Pope Francis criticised Western powers for trying to export their own bra
Pope Francis criticises West for trying to export own brand of democracy to Iraq, Libya
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
Rome: Pope Francis criticised Western powers for trying to export their own brand of democracy to countries such as Iraq and Libya without respecting indigenous political cultures, according to an interview published on Monday. Speaking to France's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pope Francis criticises West for trying to export own brand of democracy to Iraq, LibyaRome: Pope Francis criticised Western powers for trying to export their own bra
Pope Francis criticises West for trying to export own brand of democracy to Iraq, Libya
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Rome: Pope Francis criticised Western powers for trying to export their own brand of democracy to countries such as Iraq and Libya without respecting indigenous political cultures, according to an interview published on Monday. Speaking to France's... Read more
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WA Today
Pope Francis criticises West for trying to export own brand of democracy to Iraq, LibyaRome: Pope Francis criticised Western powers for trying to export their own bra
Pope Francis criticises West for trying to export own brand of democracy to Iraq, Libya
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
Rome: Pope Francis criticised Western powers for trying to export their own brand of democracy to countries such as Iraq and Libya without respecting indigenous political cultures, according to an interview published on Monday. Speaking to France's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Corrected - Pope condemns paedophilia as details of girl's death shock Italy(This version of the story makes clear in paragraph 14 that Peter Saunders has
Corrected - Pope condemns paedophilia as details of girl's death shock Italy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
(This version of the story makes clear in paragraph 14 that Peter Saunders has not resigned from Vatican sex abuse commission, as mentioned in the May 1 story.) By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis called for "severe punishment" for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pope condemns paedophilia as details of girl's death shock Italynew details emerged in Italy of the 2014 death of a six-year-old girl who is al
Pope condemns paedophilia as details of girl's death shock Italy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
new details emerged in Italy of the 2014 death of a six-year-old girl who is alleged to have been thrown from an eighth-storey balcony by her abuser. "This is a tragedy. We should not tolerate the abuse of minors," Francis said, departing from... Read more
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Daily Mail
Italy to DOUBLE child benefit to halt 'apocalyptic' fall in birth rateDOUBLE the rate of child benefit to halt 'apocalyptic' fall in birth rate and e
Italy to DOUBLE child benefit to halt 'apocalyptic' fall in birth rate
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
DOUBLE the rate of child benefit to halt 'apocalyptic' fall in birth rate and encourage large families Italy's health minister plans to increase monthly handout from €80 to €160 She warned that birth rate in 2026 could be almost half that of... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Donald Trump and the rights and dignity of workersshould not see in Donald Trump a friend of the church's teaching on the dignity
Donald Trump and the rights and dignity of workers
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
should not see in Donald Trump a friend of the church's teaching on the dignity and rights of workers. On May 1, the feast of St. Joseph the Worker, I stood in St. Peter's Square with a group of leaders from Catholic grassroots organizations,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 13, 2016Today is Friday, May 13, the 134th day of 2016. There are 232 days left in the
This day in history, May 13, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Today is Friday, May 13, the 134th day of 2016. There are 232 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 13, 1916, one of Yiddish literature's most famous authors, Sholem Aleichem, died in New York at age 57. In 1607, English... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
In major step, pope says he's willing to study women deaconsPope Francis puts on a skull cap given by a worshipper as he leaves after his w
In major step, pope says he's willing to study women deacons
The Record Searchlight / Posted 11 days ago
Pope Francis puts on a skull cap given by a worshipper as he leaves after his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) By NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press VATICAN CITY... Read more
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CBS News
May 13, 1981: Pope John Paul II shot in St. Peter's squareCBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather. Pope John Paul II is helped by his bodygua
May 13, 1981: Pope John Paul II shot in St. Peter's square
CBS News / Posted 12 days ago
CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather. Pope John Paul II is helped by his bodyguards after being shot by Mehmet Ali Agca at St Peter's Square in Rome on May 13, 1981. ARTURO MARI/AFP/Getty Images The open-air car he was traveling in immediately... Read more
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ABC News
Today in HistoryFriday, May 13, the 134th day of 2016. There are 232 days left in the year. On
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 12 days ago
Friday, May 13, the 134th day of 2016. There are 232 days left in the year. On May 13, 1916, one of Yiddish literature's most famous authors, Sholem Aleichem, died in New York at age 57. In 1607, English colonists arrived by ship at the site of... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryToday is Friday, May 13, the 134th day of 2016. There are 232 days left in the
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 12 days ago
Today is Friday, May 13, the 134th day of 2016. There are 232 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 13, 1916, one of Yiddish literature's most famous authors, Sholem Aleichem, died in New York at age 57. On this date: In... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Sholem Aleichem died at age 57Today's Highlight in History:On May 13, 1916, one of Yiddish literature's most
Sholem Aleichem died at age 57
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Today's Highlight in History:On May 13, 1916, one of Yiddish literature's most famous authors, Sholem Aleichem, died in New York at age 57.On this date:In 1607, English colonists arrived by ship at the site of what became the Jamestown settlement in... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Sholem Aleichem died at age 57Today's Highlight in History:On May 13, 1916, one of Yiddish literature's most
Sholem Aleichem died at age 57
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Today's Highlight in History:On May 13, 1916, one of Yiddish literature's most famous authors, Sholem Aleichem, died in New York at age 57.On this date:In 1607, English colonists arrived by ship at the site of what became the Jamestown settlement in... Read more
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The Star
Sholem Aleichem died at age 57Today's Highlight in History:On May 13, 1916, one of Yiddish literature's most
Sholem Aleichem died at age 57
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
Today's Highlight in History:On May 13, 1916, one of Yiddish literature's most famous authors, Sholem Aleichem, died in New York at age 57.On this date:In 1607, English colonists arrived by ship at the site of what became the Jamestown settlement in... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Pope Francis: Catholic Church Should Study Ordaining Women as DeaconsPope Francis waves to faithful as he leaves after his general audience in St Pe
Pope Francis: Catholic Church Should Study Ordaining Women as Deacons
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 12 days ago
Pope Francis waves to faithful as he leaves after his general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican on May 11, 2016. (Credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images) Pope Francis said the Vatican should study the possibility of ordaining women... Read more
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The Border Mail
Friday, May 13, 2016blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wou
Friday, May 13, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City 1989 - Approx 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China 1989 - Approx... Read more
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The Courier
Friday, May 13, 2016blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wou
Friday, May 13, 2016
The Courier / Posted 12 days ago
blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City 1989 - Approx 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China 1989 - Approx... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Friday, May 13, 2016blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wou
Friday, May 13, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City 1989 - Approx 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China 1989 - Approx... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Friday, May 13, 2016blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wou
Friday, May 13, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City 1989 - Approx 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China 1989 - Approx... Read more
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Western Advocate
Dubbo and Wellington to form Western Plains Regional Councilblood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wou
Dubbo and Wellington to form Western Plains Regional Council
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City 1989 - Approx 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China 1989 - Approx... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Friday, May 13, 2016blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wou
Friday, May 13, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 days ago
blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City 1989 - Approx 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China 1989 - Approx... Read more
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Manning River Times
Rise & Shine | Friday, May 13, 2016blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wou
Rise & Shine | Friday, May 13, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 12 days ago
blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City 1989 - Approx 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China 1989 - Approx... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Friday, May 13, 2016blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wou
Friday, May 13, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City 1989 - Approx 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China 1989 - Approx... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Friday, May 13, 2016blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wou
Friday, May 13, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City 1989 - Approx 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China 1989 - Approx... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Dubbo and Wellington to form Western Plains Regional Councilblood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wou
Dubbo and Wellington to form Western Plains Regional Council
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City 1989 - Approx 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China 1989 - Approx... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Friday, May 13, 2016blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wou
Friday, May 13, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
blood, toil, tears & sweat 1981 - Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City 1989 - Approx 2,000 students begin hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, China 1989 - Approx... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Pope Francis: Let’s study possibility of ordaining women deaconsPope Francis waves to faithful as he leaves after his general audience in St Pe
Pope Francis: Let’s study possibility of ordaining women deacons
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Pope Francis waves to faithful as he leaves after his general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican on May 11, 2016. (Photo: Filippo Monteforte, AFP/Getty Images) By Rosie Scammell and David Gibson, USA TODAY NETWORK, Religion News... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Pope Francis: Let’s study possibility of ordaining women deaconsPope Francis waves to faithful as he leaves after his general audience in St Pe
Pope Francis: Let’s study possibility of ordaining women deacons
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 12 days ago
Pope Francis waves to faithful as he leaves after his general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican on May 11, 2016. (Photo: Filippo Monteforte, AFP/Getty Images) By Rosie Scammell and David Gibson, USA TODAY NETWORK, Religion News... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Pope Francis: Let’s study possibility of ordaining women deaconsPope Francis waves to faithful as he leaves after his general audience in St Pe
Pope Francis: Let’s study possibility of ordaining women deacons
The Record Searchlight / Posted 12 days ago
Pope Francis waves to faithful as he leaves after his general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican on May 11, 2016. (Photo: Filippo Monteforte, AFP/Getty Images) By Rosie Scammell and David Gibson, USA TODAY NETWORK, Religion News... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Pope Francis: Let’s study possibility of ordaining women deaconsPope Francis waves to faithful as he leaves after his general audience in St Pe
Pope Francis: Let’s study possibility of ordaining women deacons
Naples Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Pope Francis waves to faithful as he leaves after his general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican on May 11, 2016. (Photo: Filippo Monteforte, AFP/Getty Images) By Rosie Scammell and David Gibson, USA TODAY NETWORK, Religion News... Read more
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Rappler
Pope Francis mulls opening door to female deacons in ChurchPOPE FRANCIS. The pontiff blesses the faithful during his weekly general audien
Pope Francis mulls opening door to female deacons in Church
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
POPE FRANCIS. The pontiff blesses the faithful during his weekly general audience in St Peter's Square, Vatican City, May 11, 2016. File photo by Giorgio Onorati/EPA VATICAN CITY, Holy See – Pope Francis said Thursday, May 12, he would set up a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
In major step, pope says he's willing to study women deaconsPope Francis puts on a skull cap given by a worshipper as he leaves after his w
In major step, pope says he's willing to study women deacons
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Pope Francis puts on a skull cap given by a worshipper as he leaves after his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Pope Francis puts on a skull cap given by a worshipper as he leaves after his weekly... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pope considers allowing women become deacons in the Catholic Churchthe prospect of female deacons, Pope Francis said he was not opposed to the ide
Pope considers allowing women become deacons in the Catholic Church
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
the prospect of female deacons, Pope Francis said he was not opposed to the idea. Pope Francis, pictured yesterday in St Peter's Square in the Vatican admitted today he will establish a commission to consider the introduction of female deacons... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Vatican bank: now 'impossible' to launder money herePope Francis puts on a skull cap given by a worshipper as he leaves after his w
Vatican bank: now 'impossible' to launder money here
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 12 days ago
Pope Francis puts on a skull cap given by a worshipper as he leaves after his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Pope Francis puts on a skull cap given by a worshipper as he leaves after his weekly... Read more
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