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28 May 2015 Vatican No comments

Beware of 'white-gloved' terrorism, Pope tells Middle East nuns

One day after canonizing the first two Palestinian saints since the early days of Christianity, Pope Francis met with a group of sisters from the Holy Land – ur…

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03 Oct 2016 Articles No comments

How Bob Dylan led me to Jesus

'Saved' is an album slammed by the critics and yet it had a profound effect on me ‘God may speak to us through Russian Communism, through a flute concerto, thr…

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23 Jul 2015 Q&A No comments

If I'm not praying a novena exactly as prescribed to obtain an answer, must I start over?

Full Question I am currently praying the novena to St. Thérèse of Lisieux in hopes that she will give me a rose in answer to my question. I've discovered that …

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21 Sep 2015 News Vatican Comments (1)

Pope deeply moved by plight of Vatican-housed refugee family

As he began his 10-day trip to Cuba and the United States, Pope Francis was seen off by a Syrian refugee family the Vatican is now housing through one of its pa…

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18 Sep 2014 USA No comments

Cardinal O'Malley 'Community and Solidarity' Are Antidote to Threats Against Life

n a statement to mark Respect Life Month, October 2014, Cardinal Sean O’Malley, archbishop of Boston, called for “community and solidarity” as an antidote to th…

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01 Oct 2015 News USA No comments

Here's what Archbishop Kurtz thought about Pope Francis' visit

For Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville, hearing the words of Pope Francis is like being taken back in time to when he first experienced his “original call” t…

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14 Sep 2015 Europe News No comments

Brief papal message to European bishops

Pope Francis has sent a brief message to the participants in the annual meeting of the Council of European Episcopal Conferences (CCEE), which is taking place i…

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30 Sep 2016 News Comments (1)

Why won't Obama say the phrase 'radical Islamic terrorist?'

Obama refuses to use the phrase "radical Islamic terrorist" when speaking about the Islamic State and other Islamic terror organizations. He explained this refu…

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02 Dec 2014 Q&A Comments (11)

How can you take Jesus' words about being "born of water and the Spirit" literally?

Full Question Jesus says in John 3:3–5 that only those "born of water and Spirit" can enter the kingdom. How can you claim this refers to literal water bap…

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Kerry writes on State Department’s efforts to engage religion

Secretary of State John Kerry has written an article describing efforts to take religion into account in developing US foreign policy.

“The State Department understands the central role that religion plays in the lives of billions across the globe, and we know engagement can open a world of possibilities,” he said in an article published by America magazine. “The challenging array of foreign policy issues we face today demands that we recognize a fundamental truth: our foreign policy needs a more sophisticated approach to religion.”


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