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November 15, 2016

'The mercy of God is not an abstract idea, but a concrete reality' – Holy Doors close at the conclusion of the Year of Mercy

As Holy Doors close in churches and basilicas around the world, including in Rome, it is estimated that over 20 million people participated in the Church's Jubilee Year of Mercy…
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October 26, 2016

Vatican and Church in Argentina to open ‘dirty war’ archives

The decision to make the archives available was taken at the express direction of Pope Francis The Vatican and Argentina’s bishops have finished cataloguing their archives from the country’s “dirty war” and…
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October 5, 2016

Pope Francis opens cause of nun who witnessed Eucharist turn to bloody flesh in priest's hands

Mother Marie Adele Garnier, a London nun, witnessed the Eucharist turn to bloody flesh in a priest's hands during Mass, prompting Pope Francis to put her on the road to…
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September 14, 2016

‘Pastors should not act like princes’, says Pope Francis

The Pontiff told his general audience that Church leaders should act like Jesus and be among the poor Clergy who use their position for personal gain rather than to help…
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June 2, 2016

Pope to attend ecumenical prayer service and celebrate Mass in Sweden

The prayer service will commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation Pope Francis will attend two ecumenical events and celebrate Mass with Catholics when he visits Sweden on October…
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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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