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  • Pope’s Mideast ambassadors holds summit at Vatican

    Oct 1, 2014 5:37

    Pope’s Mideast ambassadors holds summit at Vatican

    (NCR Online) The Vatican’s seven ambassadors throughout the Middle East will hold a summit at the Vatican this week that will be addressed by the Vatican’s secretary of state, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, and Pope Francis. Vatican spokesman Jesuit Fr. Federico […]

     
  • Pennsylvania’s Catholic bishops forbid boys to wrestle girls

    Oct 1, 2014 4:47

    Pennsylvania’s Catholic bishops forbid boys to wrestle girls

    (Reuters) Pennsylvania’s Roman Catholic bishops have adopted a policy requiring boys on the wrestling teams of Catholic schools or youth organizations to forfeit matches against female opponents. Preserving safety and modesty are the reasons, said Joe Aponick, communications director for […]

     
  • Source Confirms Pope Will Remove Conservative Cardinal from Vatican

    Sep 30, 2014 1:44

    Source Confirms Pope Will Remove Conservative Cardinal from Vatican

    (Breitbart News) Though it has been only a rumor until now, and has not yet been announced by the Vatican, a close associate of Cardinal Raymond Burke has told Breitbart News that the rumors of his departure are true, and […]

     
  • KC Bishop Finn Under Vatican Investigation

    Sep 30, 2014 1:04

    KC Bishop Finn Under Vatican Investigation

    (ABC News) The Vatican is investigating Bishop Robert Finn of Kansas City, Missouri, two years after he was convicted of failing to report suspected abuse. Finn was notified of the investigation by the papal ambassador in Washington and has “cooperated […]

     
  • The politics of every major US religion, in one chart

    Sep 29, 2014 0:50

    The politics of every major US religion, in one chart

    (Think Progress) For many political analysts, it’s an established truism that religion — for better or worse — is a force to be reckoned with in American politics. The religious affiliation of candidates (or lack thereof) is at least a […]

     
  • Vatican accuses UN panel of sowing confusion

    Sep 29, 2014 0:29

    Vatican accuses UN panel of sowing confusion

    (AP) The Vatican accused a UN human rights committee on Friday of sowing confusion and violating its own norms and the church’s religious freedom with a report into the Holy See’s record on child sexual abuse. The Vatican released its […]