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April 4, 2017

American teenager admits to plot to assassinate Pope during papal visit

Santos Colon Junior planned the attack ahead of a papal Mass in 2015 A teenager in America has confessed to an ISIS inspired plan to assassinate the Pope during his…
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September 23, 2016

A year after Pope Francis in America, what has changed?

It has been a year since Pope Francis visited Philadelphia and the United States, but has anything changed as a result of his time here? In the year before the…
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NewsUSA
January 22, 2016

Custom made car Pope Francis used during his visit to Philadelphia up for auction

Archbishop Charles Chaput of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia has announced that the Popes’ Fiat 500L ride that he used during his visit in September to Philadelphia is going up for…
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NewsVatican
November 14, 2015

Archbishop Chaput named and others named new members on synod council – Check them out

As established by Pope Paul VI in 1965 is the Synod Council members, whom are to serve as an advisory council to the Pontiff in a Synod meeting meant aimed at…
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NewsUSA
September 29, 2015

Philadelphia mayor says media scared people from seeing pope

News reports about extensive security in place for Pope Francis’ visit may have deterred people from attending, the mayor said Monday, while calling the weekend a “tremendous success” overall. The…
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NewsUSA
September 28, 2015

Full text of Pope Francis' religious liberty address to Hispanics

Pope Francis met with the Hispanic community and other immigrants at Philadelphia's Independence Hall, where the United States Declaration of Independence and Constitution debated and adopted, this afternoon. Please find…
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NewsUSA
September 28, 2015

For Pope Francis, it's imperative: religious liberty is a gift from God. Defend it.

In a Philadelphia moment laden with symbolism, Pope Francis on Saturday encouraged all Americans and all religions to unite against efforts that would limit religious freedom. “May this country and…
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NewsUSA
September 28, 2015

'God cries' for victims of abuse, Pope says after meeting survivors

Pope Francis this morning met with 5 survivors of sexual abuse during his visit to Philadelphia, telling bishops afterward that the evil acts can no longer remain in silence, and…
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NewsUSA
September 28, 2015

Pope Francis: I leave with a heart full of gratitude and hope

As he concluded his historic visit to the United States, Pope Francis thanked organizers and volunteers, saying that he concludes his trip with appreciation and hope. “Your care for me…
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NewsUSA
September 26, 2015

Performing for the Pope in Philly: a chat with some of the talent

Musicians, comedians, performers and artists from the around the world are eager to reinforce the message of the family and God’s love – as well as to perform for Pope…
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