Vatican

Pope Francis: address to EU Heads of State and Government

2017-03-24 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis addressed Heads of State and Heads of Government of European Union countries on Friday …

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Pope mourns death of "wise and gentle pastor"

2017-03-24 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has sent a letter of condolence to the Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore, following the death …

Religion

Vatican City Hailmarys - Blessed Be Those Who Score The Most TDs

Vatican City Hailmarys by Dansmash<p>Vatican City has failed to produce a successful sports team because their players are always too humble and …

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Protection of minors event draws swath of top Vatican leaders

Vatican City, Mar 24, 2017 / 03:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In a significant show of unity, officials from every Vatican department – including at least …

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South Sudan bishop appeals for urgent humanitarian action

2017-03-24 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Thousands of vulnerable <b>South Sudanese</b> are at imminent risk of death from hunger and lack of medicines.<p>A …

Africa

Pope Francis receives the President of Fiji in audience

2017-03-24 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) The Press Office of the Holy See has released the following communiqué on Pope Francis' audience for the …

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Pope recognizes Fatima children miracle ahead of May visit

2017-03-23 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has officially recognized the miracle attributed to the intercession of two Fatima children - …

Religion

O'Malley pledges pope still committed to rooting out clergy sex abuse

In the midst of a month in which the effectiveness of Pope Francis' measures to fight clergy sexual abuse has come into question, Boston Cardinal …

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Pope Francis to meet EU leaders in Vatican

2017-03-23 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis is set to receive 27 European Union heads of State and government at a private audience in the …

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Pope: We are "Catholic Atheists" if we have hardened hearts

2017-03-23 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Listen to the Word of God to avoid the risk of a hardened heart. That was Pope Francis’ message in his homily …

Christianity

Vatican Miracle Examiner TV Anime Gets 12 Episodes, OVA

A flyer from this year's AnimeJapan 2017 event revealed on Thursday that the television anime adaptation Rin Fujiki's Vatican Miracle Examiner …

Manga

Pope Francis: telegram of condolence for London attack

2017-03-23 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has sent a telegram expressing his condolences to the victims of the terror attack at the House …

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Pope: 'current migration crisis greatest tragedy after WW2'

2017-03-22 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) <b>Pope Francis</b> on Wednesday called for an ongoing commitment to welcome and integrate forced migrants and …

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Pope appeals for ’24 Hours for the Lord’ initiative

2017-03-22 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has appealed for Catholics around the world to participate in the ’24 Hours for the Lord’ …

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Pope sends video message for World Youth Day 2017

2017-03-22 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis sent a video message to young people on Tuesday to help them prepare for the XXXII World Youth …

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The Vatican Necropolis of the Via Triumphalis in Rome, Italy

Details<p><b>Tours:</b> Mon and Sat at 8:30am (for English)<p><b>Cost:</b> €10 (in addition to Vatican Museums admission)<p><b>Book the required …

Rome

Vatican to host conference on ‘water values’

2017-03-21 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) The value and values of water are at the heart of a conference taking place in Rome on 22 March entitled …

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Tantur: Oasis of interfaith hospitality in the Holy Land

2017-03-21 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Tantur Ecumenical Institute in Jerusalem this year marks the 50th anniversary of its establishment in the …

Religion

Pope: The confessional is not like the dry cleaners.

2017-03-21 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis warned against treating the confessional like the dry cleaners, a place to make a quick …

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Catholic media meet to counter spread of fake news

2017-03-21 Vatican Radio<p>Catholic journalists from countries around Asia gathered in Kuala Lumpur recently to talk about strategies to fight the …

Fake News

Pope: May Joseph give us the ability to dream great things

(Vatican Radio) Saint Joseph gives young people “the ability to dream, to risk, and to undertake the difficult tasks that they have seen in dreams.” …

Christianity

Nairobi parishes donate food to drought-stricken dioceses

2017-03-19 Vatican Radio<p>Kenyan Cardinal John Njue on Friday expressed satisfaction with donations of food made by parishioners in the Archdiocese of …

Africa

Pope Francis: Bd Joseph Mayr-Nusser a model for fathers

2017-03-19 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Sunday recalled the Beatification of Joseph Mayr-Nusser, which took place the day before in …

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Pope Angelus: Lent is an opportunity to draw near to Christ

2017-03-19 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) “Perhaps we have not yet encountered Jesus personally,” Pope Francis said in his Angelus address on Sunday. …

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Pope prays for victims of flooding in Peru

2017-03-19 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) At the Angelus on Sunday, Pope Francis assured the people of Peru of his closeness to them, at a time when …

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Apostolic Voyage to Egypt confirmed

2017-03-18 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) A statement from Greg Burke, the Director of the Holy See Press Office, has confirmed that Pope Francis will …

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Rome: Vatican City

In the winter of 2010, I had the opportunity to wander around Rome, Italy for a handful of days. It's pretty much impossible to pick a "favorite …

Pope Francis: three characteristics of a good confessor

2017-03-17 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis met on Friday with participants at an annual course on the internal forum, organised by the …

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Second Lenten Sermon of Fr. Cantalamessa to papal household: Full text

2017-03-17 Vatican Radio<p>(Vatican Radio) The Preacher of the Papal Household, Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa, O.F.M. Cap., gave his second Lenten Sermon to …

Theology