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Leaders respond with admiration, sadness for Billy Graham

Leaders expressed admiration and respect for evangelist Billy Graham, who died at his North Carolina home Wednesday morning.

February 21, 2018 12:20 pm


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Evangelist Billy Graham, who reached millions, dies at 99

The clergyman had long suffered from cancer, pneumonia and other ailments.

February 21, 2018 8:27 am


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Pope backs down, OKs resignation of divisive Nigerian bishop

Pope Francis backed down and accepted the resignation of Nigerian bishop who had been rejected for years by the priests of his diocese.

February 19, 2018 8:50 am


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Pope revives lapsed sex abuse commission

VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis has revived his lapsed sex abuse advisory commission by naming new members, after coming under fire for his...

February 17, 2018 7:20 am


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February 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Vatican tries to defuse scandal, says pope meets victims

The Vatican said Thursday that Pope Francis meets frequently with victims of sexual abuse.

February 15, 2018 8:22 am


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Bishop declares French Catholic nun's cure a Lourdes miracle

A French bishop on Sunday declared as a miracle the cure of a Roman Catholic nun who was an invalid for nearly four decades and recovered...

February 11, 2018 2:20 pm


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February 10, 2018 1:00 am


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We can all be heroes, president says

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump delivered a God-and-country-infused speech Thursday at the National Prayer Breakfast,...

February 9, 2018 1:00 am


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Pope Benedict 5 years on: weaker, but 'on a pilgrimage home'

Retired Pope Benedict XVI has commemorated the fifth anniversary of his historic decision to retire by assuring that while his physical...

February 7, 2018 11:00 am


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AP Exclusive: 2015 letter belies pope's claim of ignorance

Pope Francis received a victim's letter in 2015 that graphically detailed how a priest sexually abused him and how other Chilean clergy...

February 5, 2018 11:00 am


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February 3, 2018 1:00 am


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Pope sends sex crimes expert to Chile to investigate bishop

Pope Francis is sending the Vatican's most respected sex crimes expert to Chile to investigate a bishop accused by victims of covering up...

January 30, 2018 11:30 am


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January 27, 2018 1:00 am


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Dismissive words on abuse scandal cast pall over pope's trip

Pope Francis ventured into the Amazon to demand rights for indigenous groups.

January 22, 2018 9:20 am