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Pope adds 35 saints to church, nearly all martyrs

Pope Francis, who often laments current persecutions of Christians, has given the Catholic Church 35 new saints, nearly all of them...

October 15, 2017 10:30 am


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October 14, 2017 1:00 am


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Vatican court convicts ex-hospital chief in housing scandal

A Vatican court on Saturday convicted the former president of the pope's children's hospital.

October 14, 2017 9:00 am


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Pope: Catholic guide needs updating on death penalty issue

Pope Francis marked the 25th anniversary of a landmark compilation of Catholic teaching by saying it should be changed to address an issue...

October 11, 2017 3:20 pm


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October 7, 2017 1:00 am


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Pope denounces porn, corruption of kids' minds, bodies

VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis on Friday denounced the proliferation of adult and child pornography on the internet and demanded better...

October 6, 2017 8:20 pm


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Holy spirits: Closed churches find second life as breweries

Churches renovated into breweries attract beer lovers but can grate on the spiritual sensibilities of clergy and worshippers.

October 6, 2017 8:20 pm


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September 30, 2017 1:00 am


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Mormon leader reaffirms faith's opposition to gay marriage

A top Mormon leader reaffirmed the religion's opposition to same-sex marriage on Saturday.

September 30, 2017 1:39 pm


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Pope to mayors: Don't build towers, expand piazzas

Pope Francis is urging Italian mayors to redouble their efforts to welcome migrants and refugees.

September 30, 2017 10:22 am


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At houses of worship, attacks spur security

When a masked gunman killed a woman and wounded six people at a Tennessee church last weekend, it drew national attention – as did...

September 28, 2017 1:00 am


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Vatican auditor cries foul over ouster he calls forced

The Vatican is denouncing its ousted auditor general for revealing that he resigned under threat of arrest for what he says were trumped-up...

September 24, 2017 9:20 am


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September 23, 2017 1:00 am


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Pope overhauls key institute to reflect his vision of family

Pope Francis has overhauled the Vatican institute most closely associated with the conservative sexual morals promoted by St. John Paul II,...

September 19, 2017 12:30 pm


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September 16, 2017 1:00 am