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Bill Donohue: Pope Francis on death penalty excites leftists

Bill Donohue: Pope Francis on death penalty excites leftists

"If the Pope were to deny that the death penalty could be an exercise of retributive justice, he would be overthrowing the tradition of two mill ...

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What Pope Francis really feels about current U.S. border crossers

What Pope Francis really feels about current U.S. border crossers

Last week, Pope Francis commented on problems at the U.S. border. "During the Obama years I celebrated Mass at Ciudad Juárez, while on th ...

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Did Pope Francis say 'being gay' is okay?

Did Pope Francis say 'being gay' is okay?

Juan Carlos Cruz is one of three men from Chile who spent a week at the Vatican earlier this year as the guests of Pope Francis, where they spoke to ...

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Pope accepts resignations of 34 bishops in abuse scandal

Pope accepts resignations of 34 bishops in abuse scandal

At the Vatican, 34 Catholic bishops of Chile offered their resignations to Pope Francis in the wake of a child sex abuse scandal within the Catholic ...

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Open letter to Catholic bishops on 'new paradigm' in moral theology

Open letter to Catholic bishops on 'new paradigm' in moral theology

Only fraternal episcopal interventions can now hope to avert what is sure otherwise to be a spiritual catastrophe for the Catholic Church. After s ...

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John J. Tkacik: Pope Francis' pastoral mission to Beijing and Taipei

John J. Tkacik: Pope Francis' pastoral mission to Beijing and Taipei

Nearly a half-millennium ago, on Aug. 9, 1549, Jesuit father Francis Xavier glimpsed the caramel beaches and emerald woodland slopes of ancient Formo ...

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Discerning the truth in opinion surveys about Pope Francis

Discerning the truth in opinion surveys about Pope Francis

Next week, Pope Francis will celebrate his fifth anniversary as pontiff. Fortunately, Pew Research Center has just published a survey of his tenure, ...

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Fake news reports Pope Francis gave order of chivalry to pro-abortion politico

Fake news reports Pope Francis gave order of chivalry to pro-abortion politico

When the Dutch government traded honors and awards with Vatican officials last June, the Vatican officials did not announce the Dutch government was ...

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When Putin equates communism with Christianity

When Putin equates communism with Christianity

Russian president Vladimir Putin is making some waves with his recent statement equating communism to Christianity. He said that "communist ideo ...

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Pope Francis opens the door to Muslim invasion of Europe

Pope Francis opens the door to Muslim invasion of Europe

Not surprisingly, the purported head of the Catholic Church, Jorge Bergoglio, a.k.a Pope Francis, has ushered in 2018 with another denunciation of th ...

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Pope Francis' shocking postcard for New Year's Day

Pope Francis' shocking postcard for New Year's Day

Late on December 30, Pope Francis called on Vatican media to distribute a copy of a famous photograph taken by a U.S. Marine in the days that followe ...

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Pope Francis: 'Fix your gaze on Mary'

Pope Francis: 'Fix your gaze on Mary'

Pope Francis delivered a homily on New Years Day, which Catholics celebrate as the Solemnity of the Mother of God, before and after praying the midda ...

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Pope Francis: 'Winds of war' are blowing

Pope Francis: 'Winds of war' are blowing

On Christmas Day, speaking to crowds assembled in St Peter's Square in the Vatican City, Pope Francis called on the nations of the world to ...

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Disturbing Christmas display at Vatican

Disturbing Christmas display at Vatican

I was walking through St. Peter's Square this cold December evening, and I ran into two old friends. We were all in front of the manger scen ...

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Pope Francis encourages learning of Latin

Pope Francis encourages learning of Latin

Pope Francis called on young people to learn Latin so as to reflect “on the inner and intimate essence of the human being.” Reading the g ...

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Pope Francis urges caution in Trump's embassy move to Jerusalem

Pope Francis urges caution in Trump's embassy move to Jerusalem

Pope Francis called for the "status quo" to be respected with regard to locating foreign embassies to Israel in Jerusalem. The pontiff&rsqu ...

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Will International Criminal Court address the rape of the Rohingya people?

Will International Criminal Court address the rape of the Rohingya people?

It was a spark of light from the darkness of human rights violations, horrific war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide and ethnic cleansing tha ...

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The troubling address by Pope Francis at an American military cemetery

The troubling address by Pope Francis at an American military cemetery

On Thursday, November 2, Pope Francis traveled about 30 miles south of Rome to the site of the Sicily-Rome American Cemetery at Nettuno, administered ...

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World leaders condemn Muslim terror in NYC

World leaders condemn Muslim terror in NYC

The White House released on November 1 the following remarks by President Donald Trump: “Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of ye ...

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Italian convicts skip lunch with Pope Francis

Italian convicts skip lunch with Pope Francis

When 20 convicts were given the opportunity to dine with Pope Francis during a visit to Bologna, two Italian prisoners saw a unique opportunity. Rath ...

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'You are warriors of hope,' says Pope Francis of migrants

'You are warriors of hope,' says Pope Francis of migrants

Pope Francis told a group of migrants in Bologna, "You are warriors of hope," while he called on the countries of the world to open their g ...

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Pope Francis denounces European identity movements

Pope Francis denounces European identity movements

In his audience with the national directors of the Catholic Church’s charitable works for immigrants in Europe, Pope Francis spoke in favor of ...

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Pope Francis on the theology of work, idleness, and innovation

Pope Francis on the theology of work, idleness, and innovation

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Evangelical leaders seek interview with Pope to explain animosity to Trump

Evangelical leaders seek interview with Pope to explain animosity to Trump

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Global warming is a fact, says Vatican archbishop

Global warming is a fact, says Vatican archbishop

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New York Times yellow-journalism ignores facts of Charlie Gard case

New York Times yellow-journalism ignores facts of Charlie Gard case

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First Greek-Catholic community in Puerto Rico

First Greek-Catholic community in Puerto Rico

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Who decides what happens when a spouse reneges on Catholic marriage: A response to Clay T. Rossi

Who decides what happens when a spouse reneges on Catholic marriage: A response to Clay T. Rossi

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Trump intervenes for the life of baby Charlie Gard

Trump intervenes for the life of baby Charlie Gard

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British government refuses to release dying baby boy to his parents

British government refuses to release dying baby boy to his parents

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Fate of baby Charlie Gard is in the hands of Prime Minister Theresa May

Fate of baby Charlie Gard is in the hands of Prime Minister Theresa May

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Pope Francis and his ambiguity over the status of separated and divorced Catholics

Pope Francis and his ambiguity over the status of separated and divorced Catholics

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R.I.P.: Miguel D'Escoto, Sandinista guerrilla, Catholic priest

R.I.P.: Miguel D'Escoto, Sandinista guerrilla, Catholic priest

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Another day, another apology to Islam

Another day, another apology to Islam

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Pope Francis praises predecessor Pius XII for 'risking his neck' to save Jews

Pope Francis praises predecessor Pius XII for 'risking his neck' to save Jews

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Melania Trump was baptized on Donald Trump's birthday

Melania Trump was baptized on Donald Trump's birthday

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Pope Francis fails to mention Islam in condolences to UK over Muslim attack

Pope Francis fails to mention Islam in condolences to UK over Muslim attack

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Cynical media still hyping Pope Francis - Trump photo

Cynical media still hyping Pope Francis - Trump photo

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Pope Francis and President Trump celebrate joint commitments

Pope Francis and President Trump celebrate joint commitments

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Pope Francis clash with Donald Trump: Fake news

Pope Francis clash with Donald Trump: Fake news

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When in Rome: Trump 'kisses' Pope Francis

When in Rome: Trump 'kisses' Pope Francis

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Secret recording of widening split in Catholic canon law regarding remarried couples

Secret recording of widening split in Catholic canon law regarding remarried couples

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Pope Francis calls on Egyptian leader to respect Christians' human rights

Pope Francis calls on Egyptian leader to respect Christians' human rights

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ISIS: 'Christians are our favorite prey'

ISIS: 'Christians are our favorite prey'

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Working the media, Trump-style

Working the media, Trump-style

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Pope Francis calls for indigenous peoples' veto of economic development

Pope Francis calls for indigenous peoples' veto of economic development

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Is the First Amendment a suicide pact?

Is the First Amendment a suicide pact?

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Soccer fan Pope Francis greets the Super Bowl

Soccer fan Pope Francis greets the Super Bowl

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With all due respect, Pope Francis, not all Germans voted for Adolf Hitler

With all due respect, Pope Francis, not all Germans voted for Adolf Hitler

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Pope Francis speaks on 'need' and 'danger' of populist movements

Pope Francis speaks on 'need' and 'danger' of populist movements

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Breastfeed in church? No problem

Breastfeed in church? No problem

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Forbes ranks Putin and Trump ahead of Obama and Pope Francis

Forbes ranks Putin and Trump ahead of Obama and Pope Francis

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Vatican finally bars homosexuals from seminaries

Vatican finally bars homosexuals from seminaries

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Pope Francis likens 'fake news' to sexual deviance

Pope Francis likens 'fake news' to sexual deviance

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Pope Francis is remaking the College of Cardinals

Pope Francis is remaking the College of Cardinals

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Vatican website erases John Paul II exhortations on marriage

Vatican website erases John Paul II exhortations on marriage

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Two Catholic nuns get hitched

Two Catholic nuns get hitched

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Joint Catholic/Anglican statement on unity

Joint Catholic/Anglican statement on unity

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Pope Francis wishes abundant blessings for Rosh Hashanah

Pope Francis wishes abundant blessings for Rosh Hashanah

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Christian unity marred during Pope's visit to Republic of Georgia

Christian unity marred during Pope's visit to Republic of Georgia

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A visit to Israel will change your life

A visit to Israel will change your life

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Will Catholics and Lutherans be able to get along?

Will Catholics and Lutherans be able to get along?

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Pope Francis should consult Muslims before saying Islam is a religion of peace

Pope Francis should consult Muslims before saying Islam is a religion of peace

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Clarifying Archbishop Chaput's clarification of Amoris Laetitia

Clarifying Archbishop Chaput's clarification of Amoris Laetitia

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Pope Francis, with apologies to sodomites

Pope Francis, with apologies to sodomites

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Pope Francis confuses Catholics on marriage vows

Pope Francis confuses Catholics on marriage vows

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Pope Francis is wrong about 'real Islam'

Pope Francis is wrong about 'real Islam'

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Catholic group seeks to change how communities respond to marriages in crisis, and thus prevent divorce

Catholic group seeks to change how communities respond to marriages in crisis, and thus prevent divorce

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Traditionalist Catholic bishop calls for clarification of Pope Francis' 'Amoris Laetitia'

Traditionalist Catholic bishop calls for clarification of Pope Francis' 'Amoris Laetitia'

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Jesus the Lover, and  Pope Francis's Amoris Laetitia

Jesus the Lover, and Pope Francis's Amoris Laetitia

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Pope Francis met Bernie Sanders, but did Bernie Sanders meet Pope Francis?

Pope Francis met Bernie Sanders, but did Bernie Sanders meet Pope Francis?

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Pope Francis proves himself flexible, within limits

Pope Francis proves himself flexible, within limits

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Bernie Sanders to attend Vatican conference on economy and society

Bernie Sanders to attend Vatican conference on economy and society

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A Catholic priest questions 'The Joy of Love'

A Catholic priest questions 'The Joy of Love'

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Agnostic Sanders uses Pope Francis' words to denounce Trump

Agnostic Sanders uses Pope Francis' words to denounce Trump

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Pope Francis decries 'Arab' invasion of Europe

Pope Francis decries 'Arab' invasion of Europe

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Franklin Graham: Pope must build a bridge to Donald Trump

Franklin Graham: Pope must build a bridge to Donald Trump

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Trump slams Pope Francis on immigration issues

Trump slams Pope Francis on immigration issues

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Pope Francis and Russian patriarch choose Cuba for summit meeting

Pope Francis and Russian patriarch choose Cuba for summit meeting

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Pope Francis to visit mosque in Rome; Islamic State continues genocide

Pope Francis to visit mosque in Rome; Islamic State continues genocide

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A reflection on the Jubilee year of Mercy

A reflection on the Jubilee year of Mercy

All too often, the pastoral practice of the Catholic Church are based upon expediency rather than accountability and conversion to the truth. As Catholics observe a Year of God's Mercy, should they not also consider God's wrath?

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Kelly Gissendaner: audio of last statement before execution

Kelly Gissendaner: audio of last statement before execution

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Rooting America once again in Gospel values

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Pope Francis' reform of annulment gives Catholics pause

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Does Pope Francis need an economic re-education?

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Condemned: United Nations 'ideological colonialism'

Condemned: United Nations 'ideological colonialism'

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Trevor Noah has filthy debut at Comedy Central

Trevor Noah has filthy debut at Comedy Central

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The real world, and the Pope's world

The real world, and the Pope's world

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Seeking God in Hell's Kitchen

Seeking God in Hell's Kitchen

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Pope Francis says Americans should be proud of their traditions

Pope Francis says Americans should be proud of their traditions

The pontiff linked American traditions, tolerance, and acceptance of immigrants.

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Pope Francis' speech to United Nations: full text

Pope Francis' speech to United Nations: full text

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Pope to UN: we are responsible for one another

Pope to UN: we are responsible for one another

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Pope Francis' Argentina sees declining distribution of wealth

Pope Francis' Argentina sees declining distribution of wealth

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Bernie Sanders sounds like a preacher while praising Pope Francis

Bernie Sanders sounds like a preacher while praising Pope Francis

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Does Pope Francis offer the Good News or Newspeak?

Does Pope Francis offer the Good News or Newspeak?

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Hot mic captures plot to throw shoes at Pope Francis

Hot mic captures plot to throw shoes at Pope Francis

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Trump disagrees with Pope on climate, immigration

Trump disagrees with Pope on climate, immigration

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Pope Francis gets off to a great start

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Why no 21-gun salute for visiting Pope Francis?

Why no 21-gun salute for visiting Pope Francis?

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Pope to U.S. bishops: sexual abuse 'never again'

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