Tag: Pope Francis

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Pope Francis shows off ball spinning skills

Pope Francis impressed crowds at the Vatican as he showed off his ball-twirling skills. A group of Cuban circus performers ...

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The Pope calls for peace in conflict zones

The Pope has used his annual Christmas message to appeal for peace in conflict zones including Yemen and Syria. The ...

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Kim Jong-un invites Pope to North Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has invited Pope Francis to visit the country, South Korea’s presidential office has announced. The ...

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Act against “any whiff” of resurgent anti-Semitism, pope says

Pope Francis said Sunday that society should be vigilant for “any whiff” of resurgent anti-Semitism, calling for new generations to ...

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Pope begins Baltics pilgrimage as Russia threat looms large

Russia will be the elephant in the room as Pope Francis begins a four-day visit to the Baltics amid renewed ...

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Pope Francis to Sicily’s mafia: You cannot believe in God and be Mafiosi

Pope Francis has urged mafia members to stop blaspheming against God and to embrace love and service. He was paying ...

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Vatican promises ‘clarifications’ to pope cover-up claims

The Vatican is preparing the “necessary clarifications” about accusations that top Vatican officials including Pope Francis covered up the sexual ...

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Pope’s remedy to those seeking scandal: prayer and silence

Pope Francis recommends silence and prayer to react to those seeking scandal and division. Francis offered the advice Monday in ...

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Former Vatican diplomat calls for Pope Francis to resign

A fiery testament published Sunday calls for Pope Francis to step down, alleging that the top Holy see authority was ...

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Pope sorry Church kept quiet on abuse

Pope Francis has begged forgiveness for members of the Catholic Church’s hierarchy who “kept quiet” about clerical child sex abuse. ...