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Rome being crushed by millions of pilgrims packing into the city for historic canonization

Rome being crushed by millions of pilgrims packing into the city for historic canonization Watch

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All roads lead to Rome and that isn't a happy thing for everybody as the city is being crushed by millions of pilgrims seeking to attend the ...

Making a Difference

Making a Difference

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By Tony Magliano

Saints Popes John XXIII and John Paul II prophetically raised their voices on behalf of the suffering masses. They spoke truth to power, and ...

John's Paul II's Doctor: I don't know how he survived the shooting

John's Paul II's Doctor: I don't know how he survived the shooting Watch

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The doctor to Bl. Pope John Paul II has explained that he doesn't know how the assassin's bullet intended to kill him did not do so. He also talked ...

Coptic priest added as Pope Francis' second personal secretary

Coptic priest added as Pope Francis' second personal secretary Watch

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Coptic Catholic priest Yoannis Lahzi Gaid has been personally chosen by Pope Francis as his second personal secretary. Lahzi Gaid is currently ...

From an Ancient Easter Homily: Jesus Christ, the Source of Resurrection and Life

From an Ancient Easter Homily: Jesus Christ, the Source of Resurrection and Life Watch

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By An Ancient Anonymous Preacher

Thus the passion of our Savior is the salvation of mankind. The reason why he desired to die for us was that he wanted us who believe in him to ...

Pope Francis calls for your 'prayer and action' to end global hunger

Pope Francis calls for your 'prayer and action' to end global hunger Watch

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Late last year, Pope Francis helped launch a worldwide movement to end hunger through prayer and action.

Rome already crushed with pilgrims for historic canonization of Pope John Paul II and John XXIII

Rome already crushed with pilgrims for historic canonization of Pope John Paul II and John XXIII Watch

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Rome is well-packed with throngs of pilgrims who have begun a week's long vigil awaiting the most historic canonization in world history. Next ...

TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH: Pope Francis delivers powerful Easter message

TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH: Pope Francis delivers powerful Easter message Watch

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Pope Francis urged Catholics to share their faith "to the ends of the Earth" during a baptism ceremony at St. Peter's Basilica. The solemn ceremony ...

BREAKING THE RULES or IS HE? Pope Francis washes women's feet and those of undetermined religion

BREAKING THE RULES or IS HE? Pope Francis washes women's feet and those of undetermined religion Watch

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Pope Francis has shown little regard for rules in regards to his papacy. The latest controversy now surrounds his washing the feet of 12 disabled ...

'Priestly joy is a priceless treasure,' Pope Francis says

'Priestly joy is a priceless treasure,' Pope Francis says Watch

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If a priest wants to overcome moments of sadness, exhaustion and boredom, in addition to discovering his true identity, he must head for the exit ...

Who's ready for the most historic canonization in modern history?

Who's ready for the most historic canonization in modern history?

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Are you ready for the canonization of Pope John Paul II? Vatican officials are busy preparing for the historic canonization of Popes John Paul II and ...

Pope Francis encourages people to kiss crucifix and recite simple prayer

Pope Francis encourages people to kiss crucifix and recite simple prayer Watch

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Pope Francis is encouraging people this holy week to pick up a crucifix, kiss it and recite the simple prayer: "Thank you, Jesus. Thank you, ...

Pope Francis' Wild Ride - Pope takes happy kids for a spin through St. Peter's Square

Pope Francis' Wild Ride - Pope takes happy kids for a spin through St. Peter's Square Watch

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Pope Francis gave to kids the ride of a lifetime by inviting them for a spin in the Popemobile around St. Peter's Square. The gesture continues to ...

Pope Francis distributes Bibles, asks Catholics to perform acts of charity

Pope Francis distributes Bibles, asks Catholics to perform acts of charity

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Pope Francis has given out tens of thousands of Bibles to people that he hopes they will keep and use daily. The gifts were distributed in St. ...

Seminary is not for those who do not wish to 'get on with life,' Pope admonishes

Seminary is not for those who do not wish to 'get on with life,' Pope admonishes Watch

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In addressing the Pontifical Leonine College of Anagni, the Pope did not mince words. Pope Francis was forthright in saying that the seminary is ...

Pope Francis apologizes for abuse scandal, says Church deserves to pay

Pope Francis apologizes for abuse scandal, says Church deserves to pay Watch

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Pope Francis has made his strongest statement yet about the scandal of child abuse in the Catholic Church. Pope Francis made clear that victims of ...

Pope Francis makes special plea, but is asking us - Are you listening?

Pope Francis makes special plea, but is asking us - Are you listening? Watch

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Pope Francis continues to call for aid to the poor as the holiday season ends. The Holy Father has set a goal to eradicate global hunger by ...

'The Devil is here, even in the 21st century,' Pope Francis warns

'The Devil is here, even in the 21st century,' Pope Francis warns Watch

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The devil is very much alive in the 21st Century, Pope Francis warns, and he often takes the form of gossip. The pope confessed that he himself ...

The Protest Against Evil and the Rise of Atheism: Is Evil Really the Problem?

The Protest Against Evil and the Rise of Atheism: Is Evil Really the Problem?

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By Deacon F. K. Bartels

It sounds very nice, a world devoid of suffering and every type of evil. However, there are some problems with such an idea, at least for now, given ...

Pope Francis calls for greater effort to combat human trafficking, highlights Church responsibility

Pope Francis calls for greater effort to combat human trafficking, highlights Church responsibility Watch

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Pope Francis continues to tackle the problem of human trafficking meeting four victims as well a group of Church sisters and law enforcement leaders ...

How I Read Myself  Into the Church

How I Read Myself Into the Church Watch

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By Deal W. Hudson

It's said that people don't read much anymore, that we live in a multimedia age, and that the act of reading is on the wane. These ...

Every person should have a Bible. Can you help those that don't?

Every person should have a Bible. Can you help those that don't?

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There are hundreds of thousands of people, possibly millions, who want a Bible and cannot have one. The Bible is the world's most sought-after, most ...

Pope Francis beseeches world to not forget the elderly and dying

Pope Francis beseeches world to not forget the elderly and dying Watch

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Pope Francis has urged young people not to neglect the elderly who are dying "because no one cares for them." Meeting with five young Catholics ...

Internet causing people to lose their religion, scientists wonder why

Internet causing people to lose their religion, scientists wonder why Watch

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Americans are losing their religion and according to one researcher the internet is to blame. About 18 percent of Americans now claim no religious ...

Many return to the Old Testament after success of the film 'Noah'

Many return to the Old Testament after success of the film 'Noah' Watch

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The version of "Noah" currently in movie theaters has been in many ways divisive - there has been arguments over biblical scholars over its ...

Pope Francis meets with Queen Elizabeth for first time

Pope Francis meets with Queen Elizabeth for first time Watch

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Pope Francis and Britain's Queen Elizabeth II met for the first time this week in Rome. The Queen was accompanied by husband Prince Philip. The ...

Pope Francis blasts 'anesthetized' Catholics who do nothing to help others and 'kill apostolic zeal'

Pope Francis blasts 'anesthetized' Catholics who do nothing to help others and 'kill apostolic zeal' Watch

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Pope Francis had corrective words for "anesthetized" Catholics, saying their "attitude is crippling apostolic zeal." The Pope delivered these remarks ...

Learning to See in the Light of Faith: Fr. Peter Stravinskas

Learning to See in the Light of Faith: Fr. Peter Stravinskas Watch

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By Reverend Peter M. J. Stravinskas, Ph.D., S.T.D.

As Christians, we claim to be the followers of Jesus Christ, the Light of the World.  St. Paul repeatedly admonished his people to walk ...