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National Catholic Reporter
Pope Francis prays for peace following Turkey terrorist attackPope Francis led pilgrims in praying for peace and for the victims of a terrori
Pope Francis prays for peace following Turkey terrorist attack
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 3 hours ago
Pope Francis led pilgrims in praying for peace and for the victims of a terrorist attack at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport in Turkey. "Yesterday evening in Istanbul, a heinous terrorist attack was made that has killed and wounded many people. Let us... Read more
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CBS News
All praise between Pope Francis and his predecessorVATICAN CITY -- Retired Pope Benedict XVI endorsed Pope Francis' mercy-filled m
All praise between Pope Francis and his predecessor
CBS News / Posted yesterday
VATICAN CITY -- Retired Pope Benedict XVI endorsed Pope Francis' mercy-filled ministry Tuesday during an unprecedented Vatican ceremony featuring a reigning pope honoring a retired one on the 65th anniversary of his ordination as a priest. The... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Traffic warning as thousands expected in Manchester for Battle of the Somme remembrance eventscommuters to plan their journeys into and out of Manchester city centre next Fr
Traffic warning as thousands expected in Manchester for Battle of the Somme remembrance events
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
commuters to plan their journeys into and out of Manchester city centre next Friday very carefully.” The cenotaph in St Peter's Square A series of events across the city will be held to remember and honour soldiers who fought and died. The... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Christians should apologise to gay people - PopePope Francis prays at the end of his weekly general audience in St Peter's Squa
Christians should apologise to gay people - Pope
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Pope Francis prays at the end of his weekly general audience in St Peter's Square. (Alessandra Tarantino, AP) Rome - Pope Francis said Sunday that Christians and the Roman Catholic Church should apologise to gay people and seek their forgiveness for... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Pope says Christians should apologize to gay peoplePope Francis smiles after his weekly general audience in St Peter's square at t
Pope says Christians should apologize to gay people
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
Pope Francis smiles after his weekly general audience in St Peter's square at the Vatican on March 23, 2016. / AFP / FILIPPO MONTEFORTE (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images) ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (CNN) — Pope Francis on... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Christians should apologise to gay people: Pope Francisgay people and seek their forgiveness for the way they have been treated. Peop
Christians should apologise to gay people: Pope Francis
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
gay people and seek their forgiveness for the way they have been treated. People take part in a pro-gay demonstration in St Peter's Square at the Vatican Speaking to reporters at he flew back to Rome from Armenia, the pope was asked if he agreed... Read more
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Business Insider
Pope says Church should ask for 'forgiveness' from gays for past treatmentABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (Reuters) - Pope Francis said on Sunday that Christians
Pope says Church should ask for 'forgiveness' from gays for past treatment
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (Reuters) - Pope Francis said on Sunday that Christians and the Roman Catholic Church should seek forgiveness from homosexuals for the way they had treated them. Speaking to reporters aboard the plane taking him back to Rome... Read more
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USA Today
5 things you need to know FridayThis time around, the Vatican is planning to avoid the G-word altogether. Pope
5 things you need to know Friday
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
This time around, the Vatican is planning to avoid the G-word altogether. Pope Francis leads a mass on June 5, 2016, at St Peter's square in Vatican. (Photo: Alberto Pizzoli, AFP/Getty Images)BET Awards will honor Samuel Jackson's 44 years in... Read more
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Bury Times
Armed Forces given free travel on trams for lifenation has to our Armed Forces, so it was right that Metrolink should join othe
Armed Forces given free travel on trams for life
Bury Times / Posted 6 days ago
nation has to our Armed Forces, so it was right that Metrolink should join other transport bodies in offering this small token of our appreciation." Events will take place at St Peter's Square in Manchester to mark Armed Forces Day, from 11am to 4... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pope travels to Armenia after genocide flap and new tensionsPope Francis poses for photos with members of 'Giostra del Saracino' a historic
Pope travels to Armenia after genocide flap and new tensions
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Pope Francis poses for photos with members of 'Giostra del Saracino' a historical group from Arezzo, Italy, at the end of his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, June 22, 2016. less Pope Francis poses for photos... Read more
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Christian Today
WATCH: Pope Francis invites refugees onto Vatican podium for weekly addressrefugees and migrants fleeing from the Middle East and north Africa. As he desc
WATCH: Pope Francis invites refugees onto Vatican podium for weekly address
Christian Today / Posted 6 days ago
refugees and migrants fleeing from the Middle East and north Africa. As he descended from his Popemobile after arriving in St Peter's Square, he greeted a group of African men who held a sign that read: "Refugees for a future together". The... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 06.22.16 | News & Observer June 22, 2016 8:30 PM 06.22.16 Russian Presiden
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
06.22.16 | News & Observer June 22, 2016 8:30 PM 06.22.16 Russian President Vladimir Putin takes part in a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Moscow, Russia, on Wednesday,... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
A dozen refugees get star treatment from Pope A group of refugees are given special treatment by Pope Francis after he invi
A dozen refugees get star treatment from Pope
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 7 days ago
A group of refugees are given special treatment by Pope Francis after he invites them to the central podium during his weekly general audience at Vatican's St. Peter's Square. No transcript... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Pope invites refugees to join him on stage for audiencePope Francis invites a group of refugees to join him on the steps of St. Peter
Pope invites refugees to join him on stage for audience
Naples Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Pope Francis invites a group of refugees to join him on the steps of St. Peter â„Ēs Basilica during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, June 22, 2016. A dozen men ascended the steps with Francis and sat in front... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Buses to replace trams for worksto Metrolink. From Sunday to the end of August there will be changes to tram s
Buses to replace trams for works
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
to Metrolink. From Sunday to the end of August there will be changes to tram services as work draws to a close at the new St Peter's Square stop and essential track maintenance takes place along the Eccles line. A combination of Metrolink and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Refugees join Pope Francis on the steps of St Peter's Basilicacountries. Pope Francis addresses the crowd surrounded by a group of refugees
Refugees join Pope Francis on the steps of St Peter's Basilica
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
countries. Pope Francis addresses the crowd surrounded by a group of refugees attending his weekly general audience at St Peter's square on June 22 The Pope said: 'Please they are our brothers. A Christian excludes no one. I ask all of you:... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Orthodox Council opens with call for unityA historic gathering of Orthodox leaders has opened in Crete with a pledge by i
Orthodox Council opens with call for unity
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
A historic gathering of Orthodox leaders has opened in Crete with a pledge by its convenor to "bring truth, genuineness and hope" to the world, despite recent inter-church tensions and disputes. "Each Orthodox church and every faithful Orthodox... Read more
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The Christian Post
'World Needs Christ's Salvation More Than Ever,' Says Pope FrancisPope Francis waves during his Sunday Angelus prayer in Saint Peter's square at
'World Needs Christ's Salvation More Than Ever,' Says Pope Francis
The Christian Post / Posted 9 days ago
Pope Francis waves during his Sunday Angelus prayer in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican, Rome, Italy, June 19, 2016. Pope Francis has warned that a global emptiness and insecurity is gripping the world, saying people need Jesus Christ more than... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Renew efforts to build peace, help refugees, pope saysAssist and accompany refugees while working to build peace in the world, Pope F
Renew efforts to build peace, help refugees, pope says
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
Assist and accompany refugees while working to build peace in the world, Pope Francis urged on the eve of World Refugee Day. "Refugees are people like everyone, but war took away their home, work, relatives and friends," he said in the run-up to the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
How to celebrate the first day of summer in Liverpool (despite the rain)selections, such as Red Door on Berry Street, and one of the four branches of R
How to celebrate the first day of summer in Liverpool (despite the rain)
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
selections, such as Red Door on Berry Street, and one of the four branches of Revolution bars (Albert Dock, Cavern Quarter, St Peter's Square and Wood Street).Head to the beach The Iron Men on Crosby beach see another sunset OK, so if the rain... Read more
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Brisbane Times
UN says 65 million people displaced in 2015, a new recordof people from their homelands. Pope Francis caresses a child as he meets with
UN says 65 million people displaced in 2015, a new record
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
of people from their homelands. Pope Francis caresses a child as he meets with migrants at his weekly general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican. Photo: AP "I hope that the message carried by those forcibly displaced reaches the... Read more
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WA Today
UN says 65 million people displaced in 2015, a new recordof people from their homelands. Pope Francis caresses a child as he meets with
UN says 65 million people displaced in 2015, a new record
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
of people from their homelands. Pope Francis caresses a child as he meets with migrants at his weekly general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican. Photo: AP "I hope that the message carried by those forcibly displaced reaches the... Read more
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The Age
UN says 65 million people displaced in 2015, a new recordits annual Global Trends Report. Pope Francis caresses a child as he meets wit
UN says 65 million people displaced in 2015, a new record
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
its annual Global Trends Report. Pope Francis caresses a child as he meets with migrants at his weekly general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican. Photo: AP The Geneva-based agency urged leaders from Europe and elsewhere to do more to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
UN says 65 million people displaced in 2015, a new recordits annual Global Trends Report. Pope Francis caresses a child as he meets wit
UN says 65 million people displaced in 2015, a new record
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
its annual Global Trends Report. Pope Francis caresses a child as he meets with migrants at his weekly general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican. Photo: AP The Geneva-based agency urged leaders from Europe and elsewhere to do more to... Read more
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Canberra Times
UN says 65 million people displaced in 2015, a new recordof people from their homelands. Pope Francis caresses a child as he meets with
UN says 65 million people displaced in 2015, a new record
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
of people from their homelands. Pope Francis caresses a child as he meets with migrants at his weekly general audience in St Peter's Square at the Vatican. Photo: AP "I hope that the message carried by those forcibly displaced reaches the... Read more
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DW
World Orthodox leaders meet in landmark event |Istanbul-based Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, considered the leader of world
World Orthodox leaders meet in landmark event |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
Istanbul-based Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, considered the leader of world Orthodoxy, led prayers on the first day of a weeklong council on the Greek island of Crete. "This great and holy council will carry the message of unity ... it will help... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Four kids take a ride on the 'Popemobile'Francis invites four children for a special ride in his 'Popemobile' before con
Four kids take a ride on the 'Popemobile'
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 10 days ago
Francis invites four children for a special ride in his 'Popemobile' before conducting a jubilee audience in St. Peter's Square. Rough Cut – subtitled (no reporter narration). SUBTITLED ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Most... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Why were free drinks being given out in Nottingham city centre?of cool drinks were given out by the Sikh community on Saturday. The free drin
Why were free drinks being given out in Nottingham city centre?
Nottingham Post / Posted 11 days ago
of cool drinks were given out by the Sikh community on Saturday. The free drinks were handed to people shopping in the St Peter's Square area of the city. The charitable giving has been held by the Sikh Community and Youth Service in... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Oud and ukeleles lead the way for new-look St Albans Folk Festivaltake place across eight different city centre venues, from White Hart in Holywe
Oud and ukeleles lead the way for new-look St Albans Folk Festival
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 11 days ago
take place across eight different city centre venues, from White Hart in Holywell Hill to outside The Alban Arena and in St Peter's Square; with the festival concert, featuring the ground breaking trio, Lady Maisery, at the Maltings Art... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best | 06.16.16 | News & Observer Oscar Pistorius' prosthetics lay on the floor as he
The Day's Best |
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
06.16.16 | News & Observer Oscar Pistorius' prosthetics lay on the floor as he walks on his stumps during argument in mitigation of sentence by his defense attorney Barry Roux in the High Court in Pretoria, South Africa, Wednesday,... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Metrolink commuters face summer of replacement buses - as Eccles line to close for five weeksSquare stop revamp, which means no north-south cross-city trams. A Metrolink t
Metrolink commuters face summer of replacement buses - as Eccles line to close for five weeks
Manchester Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
Square stop revamp, which means no north-south cross-city trams. A Metrolink tram in Manchester city centre heading for St Peter's Square Tram services are expected to resume between Deansgate-Castlefield and MediaCityUK in early August, with... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledhiding away the disabled to avoid offending 'the privileged few'. The Pope was
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
hiding away the disabled to avoid offending 'the privileged few'. The Pope was celebrating a special Mass in Rome's St Peter's Square dedicated to disabled people and their carers. He said: 'It is thought that sick or disabled persons... Read more
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asianage
Pope Francis slams culture of shunning the disabledPope Francis celebrates a jubilee mass for disabled and sick people in St. Pete
Pope Francis slams culture of shunning the disabled
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
Pope Francis celebrates a jubilee mass for disabled and sick people in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican. (Photo: AP) Pope Francis has decried the pursuit for perfect bodies, saying it leads to society hiding away the disabled to avoid offending... Read more
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The China Post
Pope Francis slams culture of 'perfect' peopleleads to society hiding away the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of w
Pope Francis slams culture of 'perfect' people
The China Post / Posted 17 days ago
leads to society hiding away the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he termed "the privileged few." In St. Peter's Square, Francis celebrated Mass dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers, then spent time chatting with... Read more
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dna
Pope Francis appeals for end to 'slavery' of child labourOrganisation. "We must all relaunch efforts to remove the causes of this modern
Pope Francis appeals for end to 'slavery' of child labour
dna / Posted 17 days ago
Organisation. "We must all relaunch efforts to remove the causes of this modern slavery", he said in his weekly audience in St Peter's Square. "Millions of children are deprived of some of their fundamental rights and find themselves exposed to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledleads to society hiding away the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of w
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
leads to society hiding away the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he termed "the privileged few." In St. Peter's Square, Francis celebrated Mass dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers, then spent time chatting with... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Pope holds Jubilee mass for sick and disabledCUT - SUBTITLED (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Pope Francis holds a special Jubilee Ye
Pope holds Jubilee mass for sick and disabled
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 17 days ago
CUT - SUBTITLED (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Pope Francis holds a special Jubilee Year Mass for the sick and disabled in St. Peter's Square. The event continues his popular theme of love and mercy. (SOUNDBITE) (Italian) POPE FRANCIS SAYING: "What... Read more
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Rappler
Pope appeals for end to 'slavery' of child labor(ILO). "We must all relaunch efforts to remove the causes of this modern slave
Pope appeals for end to 'slavery' of child labor
Rappler / Posted 17 days ago
(ILO). "We must all relaunch efforts to remove the causes of this modern slavery," he said in his weekly audience in St Peter's Square. "Millions of children are deprived of some of their fundamental rights and find themselves exposed to... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Pope Francis slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledIn St. Peter's Square, Francis celebrated Mass dedicated to disabled people and
Pope Francis slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
Northwest Herald / Posted 17 days ago
In St. Peter's Square, Francis celebrated Mass dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers, then spent time chatting with and hugging many of them at the end of the service. "It is thought that sick or disabled persons cannot be happy, since... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Pope Francis slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledIn St. Peter's Square, Francis celebrated Mass dedicated to disabled people and
Pope Francis slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
Daily Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
In St. Peter's Square, Francis celebrated Mass dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers, then spent time chatting with and hugging many of them at the end of the service. "It is thought that sick or disabled persons cannot be happy, since... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledIn St. Peter's Square, Francis celebrated Mass dedicated to disabled people and
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 17 days ago
In St. Peter's Square, Francis celebrated Mass dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers, then spent time chatting with and hugging many of them at the end of the service. "It is thought that sick or disabled persons cannot be happy, since... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledthe disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged few." Francis celebrated Mass Sunday in St. Peter's Square dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers. The pope said "the world does not become better... Read more
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ABC News
Pope Slams Culture of 'Perfect' People Shunning the Disabledleads to society hiding away the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of w
Pope Slams Culture of 'Perfect' People Shunning the Disabled
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
leads to society hiding away the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he termed "the privileged few." In St. Peter's Square, Francis celebrated Mass dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers, then spent time chatting with... Read more
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dna
Pope Francis celebrates Jubilee for sick and disabled with a Grand MassPope Francis held a Grand Mass for the Jubilee for the Sick and Persons with Di
Pope Francis celebrates Jubilee for sick and disabled with a Grand Mass
dna / Posted 17 days ago
Pope Francis held a Grand Mass for the Jubilee for the Sick and Persons with Disabilities at St Peter's Square on Sunday at 10:30 am. This day is dedicated to the sick and disabled. About 20,000 people with disabilities were expected to turn up at... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledthe disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged few." Francis celebrated Mass Sunday in St. Peter's Square dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers. The pope said "the world does not become better... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledthe disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 17 days ago
the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged few." Francis celebrated Mass Sunday in St. Peter's Square dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers. The pope said "the world does not become better... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledthe disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged few." Francis celebrated Mass Sunday in St. Peter's Square dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers. The pope said "the world does not become better... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledthe disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged few." Francis celebrated Mass Sunday in St. Peter's Square dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers. The pope said "the world does not become better... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledthe disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged few." Francis celebrated Mass Sunday in St. Peter's Square dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers. The pope said "the world does not become better... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabledthe disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged
Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
the disabled to avoid offending sensibilities of what he terms "the privileged few." Francis celebrated Mass Sunday in St. Peter's Square dedicated to disabled people and their caregivers. The pope said "the world does not become better... Read more
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