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Leda’s House allows women to be rehabilitated while continuing to care for their children with supervision.
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The Holy Father to go to Switzerland to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the World Council of Churches.
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The charge was dropped by Prosecutor Mark Gibson March 2 after its key complainant died in January. The next stage of the case begins March 5.
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An exorcism course will be held at the Pontifical Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum in Rome April 16-21.
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This week’s papal council meetings took place Feb. 26-28 at the Vatican.
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Edward Pentin
Many of the central themes guiding the Pope’s subsequent actions were laid out in his first apostolic exhortation.
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Edward Pentin
Part 1 of a five-year assessment of the papacy
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Rebecca Bitrus shares harrowing tale of faith and forgiveness.
Commentary
Father Raymond J. de Souza
COMMENTARY: The heart of the current pontificate is understood more in the footnotes than the main text.
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Francis issues ‘a heartfelt appeal’ for global leaders to stop the violence and to allow aid and ensure that the sick and wounded be evacuated.
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E. Christian Brugger
COMMENTARY: The Vatican secretary of state’s recent comments on Amoris Laetitia elevate conscience to a degree that relativizes the objectivity of the moral law.
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Peter Jesserer Smith
The Holy See is searching for an agreement that will reunify the Catholic Church in China’s underground and official communities.
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Edward Pentin
Cardinal Mauro Piacenza, prefect of the Apostolic Penitentiary, discusses his new book about the sacrament of confession, which draws on the Holy Father’s remarks on the subject.
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In addition, seven members were also reconfirmed and nine new ones were appointed by Francis.
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Holy See says the retired pope is experiencing nothing more than the normal aches and pains of aging.
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Vatican spokesman Greg Burke confirmed these meetings take place ‘several times a month.’
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Nicholas Wolfram Smith
Debate continues even after net neutrality’s apparent death last year, with the U.S. bishops among the voices advocating for its retention.
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The Editors
EDITORIAL: China’s persecuted Christians deserve hard answers to tough questions, and the Holy See has yet to provide them.
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Father Raymond J. de Souza
COMMENTARY: All the immense good that he accomplished will continue to bear fruit. But his decision to abdicate will occupy the first place evaluating his legacy.
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Father Raymond J. de Souza
COMMENTARY: Alongside the Pope’s recent apology for his remarks during his last trip, there have been other notable examples of papal mistakes.
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Edward Pentin
Since 2013, the Holy See has made reforms at Pope Francis’ request.
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The U.S. has criticized the country regarding lack of human rights, pointing to ‘still-coercive population-control policies,’ other troubling practices.
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Unanimous Vatican vote was held Feb. 6. Next step: papal approval. Speculation is that the canonization may take place this fall.
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A Chilean survivor of sexual abuse says that he wrote to the Holy Father and that the pontiff failed to act on the information.
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Holy Father said in annual message: ‘Lent summons us, and enables us, to come back to the Lord wholeheartedly and in every aspect of our life.’
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This was the second meeting between the two leaders and the first time a Turkish president has visited a pope in 59 years.
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Father Raymond J. de Souza
COMMENTARY: The Holy Father has had a devotion to Salus Populi Romani since his first days as pope.
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Holy See statement responds to letter by Cardinal Joseph Zen of Hong Kong.
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Archbishop Charles Scicluna of Malta is to examine new information.
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Francis celebrated Mass at the Basilica of St. Mary Major for feast of the Salus Populi Romani icon: ‘Take shelter under the mantle of Mary.’