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23 Jul 2015 Articles Resources Comments (2)

Where in the Bible does it say that abortion is wrong?

Though we don’t find the word abortion mentioned in any biblical text, we can deduce from Scripture, not to mention natural law, reason, Church teaching, and pa…

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24 Feb 2016 Americas News USA Vatican No comments

Priest who defied Vatican to promote Literacy in Nicaragua dies at 82-years of age

In the 1980s Father Fernando Cardenal was among the Nicaraguan Catholic priests that were sanctioned by the Vatican for their involvements with the Daniel Orteg…

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07 Sep 2015 Articles Resources Comments (1)

Top 5 Myths About the Papacy

November 5th is traditionally remembered in England as the day that Guy Fawkes tried to blow up the British parliament. It is still common today, to see anti-Ca…

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08 Oct 2015 News USA No comments

Religious or not, many Americans see a creator’s hand

You don’t have to believe in God or identify with any religion to see a creator’s hand in human life and morality, suggests a new survey. LifeWay Research’s …

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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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16 Jun 2016 Articles No comments

Hell Revisited

I’m sure you have received many letters since publishing this article ("Sister Hell," May 1996). I can completely relate to Terrye Newkirk’s experience, and I w…

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25 Mar 2016 Articles Comments (5)

Things you need to know about Good Friday

  Through the death of our Lord Jesus Christ on Good Friday, we were redeemed from our sins. It is the most solemn day of the Christian year.   …

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26 Feb 2016 Australia News Vatican Comments (2)

Cardinal Muller on proselytism, "Sometimes a silent witness is the best witness of the love of God"

Cardinal Gerhard Müller of Germany, Vatican's Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith says proselytism 'is practically a manipulation of the c…

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14 Oct 2015 News Vatican No comments

Cardinals clash on doubts about process at the Synod of Bishops

ROME — Two high-profile cardinals taking part in the Synod of Bishops on the family offered different views on Monday about some elements of the process, with o…

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Picture gallery: Memorable moments of Pope Francis in America

A picture gallery celebrating Pope Francis’s visit to the US

A picture gallery celebrating Pope Francis’s visit to the US

President Barack Obama talks with Pope Francis at the White House (AP)

House Speaker John Boehner wipes his eyes as he listens to Pope Francis address a joint meeting of Congress (AP)

UN personnel take photos as the Pope arrives at the organisations headquarters (AP)

When not on the pope mobile, Francis traveled in a Fiat (AP)

Nuns checked by security outside New York's St Patrick's Cathedral (PA)

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at Madison Square Garden (AP)

Pope Francis kisses a baby on his way to the Independence Mall in Philadelphia (PA)

American singer Aretha Franklin sings for Pope Francis at the World Meeting of Families festival in Philadelphia (AP)

Dogs pictured at the World Meeting of Families conference (AP)

Francis gestures to inmates in a Philadelphia prison next to the wooden chair they made for his visit (AP)

Crowds fill Benjamin Franklin Parkway before Pope Francis celebrates Mass (AP)

A child reaches out to the Pontiff in Philadelphia (AP)

Pope Francis aboard the papal plane at the end of his papal visit (AP)



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