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Who were the Pope's advisers on Laudato Si?

Who were the Pope's advisers on Laudato Si?

An Un-Holy Alliance at the Vatican?

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Sin, not markets, causes environmental degradation

Sin, not markets, causes environmental degradation

Kishore Jayabalan reflects on the Laudato Si encyclical, saying Pope Francis seems to blame markets, over-consumption and especially finance, rather than human sin, for all our environmental problems.

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Laudato si: Sin is at the root of the desecration of the environment

Laudato si: Sin is at the root of the desecration of the environment

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Pope Francis and impending environmental break-down

Pope Francis and impending environmental break-down

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The greatness of Pope Francis imperiled by Cardinal Pell

The greatness of Pope Francis imperiled by Cardinal Pell

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Vatican and EU foster nationhood for terrorist Palestinian Authority

Vatican and EU foster nationhood for terrorist Palestinian Authority

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Vatican aligns with free-market advocate Jeffrey Sachs

Vatican aligns with free-market advocate Jeffrey Sachs

Sachs advised the government of Chile after the fall of socialist president Salvador Allende in its transition to a more market-based economy. He is also an advocate of abortion as an effective means of population control.

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Nigerian cardinal says rich countries should not preach environmentalism to poor countries

Nigerian cardinal says rich countries should not preach environmentalism to poor countries

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Open letter to Pope Francis on climate change

Open letter to Pope Francis on climate change

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What to do about re-married Catholics?

What to do about re-married Catholics?

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Pope Francis: death penalty is 'inadmissible'

Pope Francis: death penalty is 'inadmissible'

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Thousands of Catholics petition Pope to defend marriage

Thousands of Catholics petition Pope to defend marriage

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Pope Francis and the untying of knots

Pope Francis and the untying of knots

Is Francis indeed the Red Pope? Or is he merely misunderstood? A review of Austen Ivereigh's "The Great Reformer: Pope Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope".

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Will the doctrine of Christ or Caiaphas prevail?

Will the doctrine of Christ or Caiaphas prevail?

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The Synod on the Family and the heresy of eroticism

The Synod on the Family and the heresy of eroticism

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Pope Francis: God is no cover for injustice

Pope Francis: God is no cover for injustice

Pope Francis made a pitch for social justice.

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An open letter to Pope Francis on the Family Synod

An open letter to Pope Francis on the Family Synod

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Is the Vatican plenary asking the right questions about women?

Is the Vatican plenary asking the right questions about women?

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Open letter to Pope Francis on Family synod

Open letter to Pope Francis on Family synod

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Don't talk trash about Pope Francis' mother

Don't talk trash about Pope Francis' mother

Some conservatives are just as stiff as liberals these days.

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Pope's environment stance aligns with Church

Pope's environment stance aligns with Church

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Is Francis a Red Pope?

Is Francis a Red Pope?

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Pope Francis: visit to Philippines will challenge

Pope Francis: visit to Philippines will challenge "good Catholics"

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Pope Francis lambastes his closest advisors

Pope Francis lambastes his closest advisors

Pope Francis diagnosed the Curia as suffering from a catalog of illnesses: 'spiritual Alzheimer's', 'Martha-ism', 'existential schizophrenia', 'deifying leaders', and indifference.

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Traditional marriage redeems the world's darkness with love

Traditional marriage redeems the world's darkness with love

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The Catholic Church and the New Evangelization: the dangers of accepting false premises

The Catholic Church and the New Evangelization: the dangers of accepting false premises

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Pope Francis is no communist

Pope Francis is no communist

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What the Vatican synod says and doesn't say about the human family

What the Vatican synod says and doesn't say about the human family

A dismissive tone can be discerned in on-the-record statements made by Austrian Cardinal Kasper's remarks about the insistence of African prelates on the traditional definition of Chritian marriage and sexuality.

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Vatican synod on the family: a stream of consciousness

Vatican synod on the family: a stream of consciousness

A 'revolutionary' document has emerged midway in the Vatican synod on the family that has left prominent Catholic commentators stunned and confused.

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Catholic Social Injustice: review of new American Life League video

Catholic Social Injustice: review of new American Life League video

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Nigerian archbishop denounces the West for imposing contraception

Nigerian archbishop denounces the West for imposing contraception

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Humane Vitae 'On Human Life': book review

Humane Vitae 'On Human Life': book review

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Lay Catholics call on Vatican to protect marriage from no-fault divorce

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Pope Francis commemorates fallen Italians of the First World War

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Pope Francis saddened by 'watered down' Christians

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Chaldean Catholic patriarch again begs the world to help Iraq

Chaldean Catholic patriarch again begs the world to help Iraq

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After Israel, the next stop for Hamas is the Vatican

After Israel, the next stop for Hamas is the Vatican

The Hamas terrorists have had no qualms about launching missiles at the holy city, Jerusalem, and the sites allegedly holy to Islam. So too they will have no qualms about attacking Rome.

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Vatican visitation investigates sexual abuse and embezzlement in Paraguay

Vatican visitation investigates sexual abuse and embezzlement in Paraguay

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A typical day in the life of Pope Francis

A typical day in the life of Pope Francis

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Speaking to sexual abuse survivors, Pope Francis begs forgiveness

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Catholic bishop laicized by Vatican for sex crimes

Catholic bishop laicized by Vatican for sex crimes

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Are Catholics facing a New Capitulation rather than a New Evangelization?

Are Catholics facing a New Capitulation rather than a New Evangelization?

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Pope Francis misses an opportunity for New Evangelization

Pope Francis misses an opportunity for New Evangelization

This week, Pope Francis called for the 'legitimate redistribution" of wealth. Has he embraced a secularist view, which is based solely in terms of material assets, espoused by the Culture of Death?

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Israeli police and internal security fear hate crimes in advance of Pope Francis' visit

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Pope Francis and his 'Inequality' tweet

Pope Francis and his 'Inequality' tweet

Conservatives' panties are in a twist over a statement Pope Francis made on Twitter.

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Pope Saints John Paul and John were not 'ashamed of the flesh of Christ' says Pope Francis

Pope Saints John Paul and John were not 'ashamed of the flesh of Christ' says Pope Francis

Pope Francis today recognized the saintliness of Pope John XXII and Pope John Paul II as 800,000 witnessed the canonization ceremony. The U.S. was represented by a lobbyist, John Podesta.

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Secret documents show Pope Pius aided the foundation of Israel

Secret documents show Pope Pius aided the foundation of Israel

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Cardinal Kasper's shocking theology of Catholic marriage

Cardinal Kasper's shocking theology of Catholic marriage

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Vatican rocked by bomb threat during visit by Hollande

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Pope prays for peace at Christmas

Pope prays for peace at Christmas

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Pope Francis appoints new commission on child sex abuse

Pope Francis appoints new commission on child sex abuse

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Pope Francis receives Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu

Pope Francis receives Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu

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A Mideast without Christians unimaginable, says Pope Francis

A Mideast without Christians unimaginable, says Pope Francis

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Porn star crack up on 'The View'

Porn star crack up on 'The View'

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Book review: Disinformation

Book review: Disinformation

Former chief of the CIA reviews book by Ion Pacepa and Ronald Rychlak that reviews Soviet and Russia campaign to discredit the Catholic Church, Israel and the United States.

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Where the Catholic Church should focus on marriage

Where the Catholic Church should focus on marriage

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Vatican joins with International Jewish Committee to combat anti-Semitism and Christianophobia

Vatican joins with International Jewish Committee to combat anti-Semitism and Christianophobia

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Vatican Bank cites 86 million euro profit in first public report

Vatican Bank cites 86 million euro profit in first public report

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Pope Francis calls for evangelization of priests

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Pope Francis and the New Socialism

Pope Francis and the New Socialism

In his encyclical Lumen Fidei - the Light of Faith - Pope Francis warns against deceivers who cloak their true aims with environmentalism.

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Is a replacement imminent for the Vatican Secretary of State?

Is a replacement imminent for the Vatican Secretary of State?

So far, Pope Francis has not replaced Cardinal Bertone as his right hand man. Also, a woman associated with Opus Dei has figured into controversies involving the present Pope and his predecessor.

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John the Baptist: defender of marriage

John the Baptist: defender of marriage

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'Mystical experience' encouraged Pope Benedict to retire

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Pope Francis calls for Christian/Muslim 'mutual respect'

Pope Francis calls for Christian/Muslim 'mutual respect'

Archbishop McDonald of the UK said that relations between Christians and Muslims there remain good despite the murder of an off-duty soldier by a convert to Islam. He called for steps to avoid radicalization.

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Pope Francis' statements on homosexuality do not change Church doctrine

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Pope warns young people against 'culture of the provisional'

Pope warns young people against 'culture of the provisional'

Pope Francis urged seminarians and young religious to avoid materialism as they mature in their spiritual life. He reminded them of the joy of service, saying that a 'a sad nun is a bad nun,'"

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Pope Francis condemns 'indifference' to illegal migrants' plight

Pope Francis condemns 'indifference' to illegal migrants' plight

Said Pope Francis, "The culture of well-being makes us think about ourselves, renders us insensitive to the cries of others", while denouncing the "globalization of indifference."

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Pope Francis: encounter God through Christ's wounds

Pope Francis: encounter God through Christ's wounds

"To touch the living God, we do not need to attend a 'refresher course' but to enter into the wounds of Jesus, and to do so, all we need to do is go out onto the street."

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Pope Francis to release new encyclical in record time

Pope Francis to release new encyclical in record time

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Anti-semitism incompatible with Catholic faith, says Pope Francis

Anti-semitism incompatible with Catholic faith, says Pope Francis

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Chile: Catholic group backs away from Pope Francis' remark on 'gay lobby'

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Pope Francis makes a plea for evangelization

Pope Francis makes a plea for evangelization

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Pope Francis denounces 'culture of waste'

Pope Francis denounces 'culture of waste'

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Pope Francis recognizes 95 Spanish martyrs

Pope Francis recognizes 95 Spanish martyrs

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Syria: Future for Christians is bleaker than ever

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Pope warns that 'Money should serve, not rule'

Pope warns that 'Money should serve, not rule'

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Remain steadfast in faith, says Pope Francis

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Pope Francis speaks on the Ascension of Jesus

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Challenges aplenty await Pope Francis

Challenges aplenty await Pope Francis

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Pope Francis: 'few words are necessary to understand God'

'Love', 'mercy', 'forgiveness', are among the words that describe authentic Christian faith.

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A conversion through volunteering for incarcerated young people

A conversion through volunteering for incarcerated young people

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Pope Francis washes feet of kids in jail

Pope Francis washes feet of kids in jail

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Vatican approves canonization of martyrs

Vatican approves canonization of martyrs

Among the martyrs approved are Vladimir Ghika, a Romanian priest killed in 1954, as well as numerous priests murdered during the Spanish Civil War. There was also a Dominican priest murdered at the Dachau concentration camp.

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Patriarch's hope for East-West reunion

Patriarch's hope for East-West reunion

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Truth about Argentina's Dirty War and an Argentine pope

Truth about Argentina's Dirty War and an Argentine pope

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Pope Francis: 'Live faith with a young heart'

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Pope Francis not adverse to sitting in the pews of the faithful

Pope Francis not adverse to sitting in the pews of the faithful

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Pope Francis calls on world leaders to protect the poor, and the environment

Pope Francis calls on world leaders to protect the poor, and the environment

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The Catholic Church need not consult the New York Times

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Reflections on Pope Francis and his installation Mass

Reflections on Pope Francis and his installation Mass

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Pope Francis: what he did and did not do on his first day

Pope Francis: what he did and did not do on his first day

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Pope Francis is welcomed by Eastern rite Catholics

Pope Francis is welcomed by Eastern rite Catholics

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Pope Francis: without the Cross, we are worldly

Pope Francis: without the Cross, we are worldly

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Pope Francis: a simple man

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Francis I: a life in the Church

Francis I: a life in the Church

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Pope Francis shows us another way

Pope Francis shows us another way

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Pope Francis I: Background

Pope Francis I: Background

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Election of Pope Francis I: worldwide reaction

Election of Pope Francis I: worldwide reaction

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It's Pope Francis I

It's Pope Francis I

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Long live the Pope: but who is he?

Long live the Pope: but who is he?

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