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3 Members Of Pope’s Family Killed In Car Crash

A car crash in Argentina killed 8-month-old  and 2-year-old grand nephews of Pope Francis, and the boys’ mother. A truck struck a car driven by the pope’s nephew Emanuel Horacio Bergoglio on a highway in Cordoba at about 12:30 a.m., Cordoba police spokeswoman Carina Ferreyra said. Emanuel Bergoglio’s sons — Jose Bergoglio, 8 months, and [...]

Pope Francis has approved the use of force in Iraq as a means to end Islamic militants from persecuting religious minorities. In these cases, where there is an unjust aggression I can only say that it is legitimate to stop the unjust aggressor. I underscore the verb ‘to stop’. I am not saying ‘bomb’ or [...]

Nice timing. The rockets were fired from multiple launchers in the North Korean port city of Wonsan and traveled 220 km (135 miles) before landing in waters east of the Korean peninsula, a defense ministry official said. The last rocket was fired 35 minutes before Pope Francis was due to arrive at an air base [...]

This is what you should hope and expect a Pope to say. It would be a better world if this pope were listened to. “Thousands of people, among them many Christians, banished brutally from their houses, children dying of hunger and thirst as they flee, women kidnapped, people massacred, violence of all kinds, destruction everywhere [...]

Pope Francis has a message for the young: Don’t spend so much time on the Internet. “Our life is made up of time, and time is a gift from God, so it is important that it be used in good and fruitful actions.” Activities cited by Francis as futile were: “chatting on the Internet or [...]

Pope Francis is “too liberal” and is “sounding like Obama” believe Republicans.

Pope: ‘Please Stop’

Pope Francis has made a plea for peace in impromptu remarks during his weekly address. As the Argentinian-born pontiff wrapped up his regular address to the faithful, he spoke of the upcoming centenary of the outbreak of World War One and said his thoughts were on the Middle East, Iraq and Ukraine in particular. With [...]

Pope Francis has accepted an invitation by Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput to attend the World Meeting of Families next September. The Vatican’s Pontifical Council for the Family sponsors the World Meeting of Families every three years in a different city. The upcoming gathering is still more than a year away, and Pope Francis is [...]

Sexual abuse perpetrated by clergy members within the Catholic Church was addressed by Pope Francis on Monday when he met with six victims. The Pope acknowledged that the failure of church leaders to act led to greater suffering.The church’s image has been severely tarnished by revelations of sexual abuse. CNN reports: “Before God and his [...]

Oresmas at Crooks and Liars picked up the story via the Latin Post. Since Pope Francis was elected to the papacy in March 2013, he has voiced strong support for protecting Earth’s environment and especially preserving the rain forests in his homeland, South America. On Saturday, Francis, who took his name from Francis of Assisi, [...]

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