News
May 3, 2017

Pope plans Pentecost celebrations with charismatics and Pentecostals

The event will mark the 50th anniversary of what became the Catholic Charismatic Renewal Pope Francis has invited thousands of Catholic charismatics and members of Pentecostal and Evangelical churches to…
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February 22, 2017

Pope Francis to make historic visit to Anglican church in Rome

The church of All Saints will be twinned with the Catholic parish of Ognissanti, home to the titular church of Cardinal Walter Kasper, to make the occasion The Anglican church…
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Exhortations
February 21, 2017

Pope’s tip for becoming a saint: Pray for someone who doesn’t like you

Pope Francis visited the parish of St Mary Josefa on the edge of the Diocese of Rome A practical first step toward holiness — as well as for assuring peace…
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January 19, 2017

God works in mysterious ways – How the homeless brought together a charity and a controversial food chain

Many of the Vatican's Cardinals were openly upset at the erection of a McDonald's within sight of St. Peter's Square - until the fast food chain revealed its charitable side.…
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NewsVatican
January 18, 2017

Tremors felt in Rome as three large earthquakes hit central Italy

Schools in the Italian capital have been evacuated as a precaution A series of three strong earthquakes hit central Italy in the space of an hour on Wednesday, shaking the…
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Articles
January 2, 2017

A peculiar Catholic education led this Jew to love Rome

Crux's associate editor and business manager Shannon Levitt, who's Jewish, reflects on the peculiar Catholic education she's received by being married to editor John Allen, and in particular what it's…
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NewsVatican
November 15, 2016

Bernini statue commissioned by Pope Alexander VII vandalised

The Elephant and Obelisk statue is situated near the Pantheon in Rome Police in Rome are investigating the apparent vandalism of the famed Elephant and Obelisk statue designed by Gian…
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November 2, 2016

WARNING: Have you heard about the secret danger about to destroy the Vatican?

Pope Francis and the Vatican are on secret high alert, on the lookout for terrorists and others who would do harm to the Church. However, if the scientists are to…
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News
October 26, 2016

Cardinal Pell denies abuse allegations as police question him in Rome

Australian police questioned the cardinal over allegations dating back to the 1970s Australian police flew to Rome to interview a top Vatican cardinal about allegations of sexual assault dating back decades, officials…
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October 25, 2016

3600 Christians and Jews slaughtered – Evidence of an invasion discovered in Jerusalem

When money was stolen from Jewish temples and over 3,600 citizens in Jerusalem were killed, the First Jewish Revolt began. Gessius Florus, a Roman procurator, ruled Judea and decided to…
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