Benedict XVI defends resignation and title ‘pope emeritus’ in private letters
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September 22, 2018

Benedict XVI defends resignation and title ‘pope emeritus’ in private letters

In newly-surfaced letters from Benedict XVI, the pope emeritus has defended his abdication, and warned that continued anger at his decision risked undermining the papal office. The private correspondence, excerpts…
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Cardinal 'blanches' while celebrating recurring miracle of saint's liquefied blood
Europe
September 22, 2018

Cardinal ‘blanches’ while celebrating recurring miracle of saint’s liquefied blood

Naples, Italy, Sep 19, 2018 / 12:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe of Naples usually does not faint at the sight of blood. He has celebrated the miracle of…
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August 18, 2016

Pope Francis asked to consider mature married men for priesthood

The Church may soon consider again considering married men for ordination to the priesthood. In some areas, the demand for sacraments is greater than the number of priests available to…
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May 18, 2016

Pope Francis in his latest interview explains Catholics' communion with SSPX members – Full text

Below is a full text of Pope Francis' interview with Guillaume Goubert and Sébastien Maillard in Rome. In your speeches in Europe, you refer to the “roots” of the continent without…
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May 17, 2016

Pope Francis to visit one of the World's most cruel place without an atom Mercy in Auschwitz

OŚWIĘCIM, Poland — At the infamous German Nazi concentration and extermination camp of Auschwitz, among the first things one encounters upon entering is a quotation from the Spanish thinker George…
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