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Ecumenism is a common journey, not a lab experiment, pope says - My catholic standard;

Ecumenism is a common journey, not a lab experiment, pope says - My catholic standard

My catholic standardEcumenism is a common journey, not a lab experiment, pope saysMy catholic standardPope Francis attends an evening prayer service at All Saints' Anglican Church in Rome Feb. 26. It was the first time a pope has visited an Anglican place of worship in Rome. (CNS photo/Maria Grazia Picciarella, pool). The path toward Christian unity ...and more »

Copy this: Vatican stakes out rights to Pope Francis' image - Waco Tribune-Herald;

Copy this: Vatican stakes out rights to Pope Francis' image - Waco Tribune-Herald

Waco Tribune-HeraldCopy this: Vatican stakes out rights to Pope Francis' imageWaco Tribune-HeraldPope Francis is hugged by a worshipper during an audience granted to members of Capodarco, social workers association, at the Vatican, Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Copy this: Vatican stakes out rights to Pope Francis' image.and more »

Pope quietly trims sanctions for sex abusers seeking mercy - Albuquerque Journal;

Pope quietly trims sanctions for sex abusers seeking mercy - Albuquerque Journal

Albuquerque JournalPope quietly trims sanctions for sex abusers seeking mercyAlbuquerque JournalFILE - In this Feb. 13, 2015 file photo, Pope Francis, right, talks with the head of a sex abuse advisory commission, Cardinal Sean Patrick O'Malley, of Boston, as they arrive for a special consistory in the Synod hall at the Vatican. Pope Francis has ...and more »

Vatican Says It Has A Copyright On The Pope - PagalParrot;

Vatican Says It Has A Copyright On The Pope - PagalParrot

PagalParrotVatican Says It Has A Copyright On The PopePagalParrot“Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends” (John 15:13). God's love is free but the Vatican says it has a copyright on the Pope. Disheartened by the expansion of the papal-themed T-shirts, snow globes and tea towels ...and more »

Pope Francis quietly trims sanctions for sex abusers seeking mercy ... - Malta Independent Online;

Pope Francis quietly trims sanctions for sex abusers seeking mercy ... - Malta Independent Online

Malta Independent OnlinePope Francis quietly trims sanctions for sex abusers seeking mercy ...Malta Independent OnlinePope Francis has quietly reduced sanctions against a handful of pedophile priests, applying his vision of a merciful church even to its worst offenders in ways ...and more »

Vatican's Shame: Pope Francis Pardons Paedophile Priests, Again - Swarajya;

Vatican's Shame: Pope Francis Pardons Paedophile Priests, Again - Swarajya

SwarajyaVatican's Shame: Pope Francis Pardons Paedophile Priests, AgainSwarajya... “ The Gospel message of mercy is ultimately a source of powerful healing and of grace,” said the Church as it granted mercy to a handful of paedophile priests last week reducing their sanctions. Pope Francis reduced sanctions against priests ...and more »

Pope Says Wants to Make Trip to South Sudan With Anglican Leader - U.S. News & World Report;

Pope Says Wants to Make Trip to South Sudan With Anglican Leader - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportPope Says Wants to Make Trip to South Sudan With Anglican LeaderU.S. News & World ReportPope Francis attends All Saints' Anglican Church in Rome, Italy February 26, 2017. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi Reuters. By Philip Pullella. ROME (Reuters) - Pope Francis said on Sunday he wants to make a trip to South Sudan together with the head of ...and more »

Pope makes historic visit to Rome Anglican church - Yahoo News;

Pope makes historic visit to Rome Anglican church - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsPope makes historic visit to Rome Anglican churchYahoo NewsRome (AFP) - Pope Francis attended a service at the All Saints' Church in Rome on Sunday, becoming the first pontiff in history to visit an Anglican church in the Italian capital. Francis's visit marked the 200th anniversary of the All Saints' church ...and more »

Pope says he's studying possible trip to South Sudan - Boston Herald;

Pope says he's studying possible trip to South Sudan - Boston Herald

Boston HeraldPope says he's studying possible trip to South SudanBoston HeraldPope Francis sits during his historic visit to the Anglican Church of All Saints in Rome, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Credit: The Associated Press. In this photo taken June 28, 2016 and released by the World Food Programme (WFP), ...and more »

Francis becomes 1st pope to visit an Anglican church in Rome - Minneapolis Star Tribune;

Francis becomes 1st pope to visit an Anglican church in Rome - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneFrancis becomes 1st pope to visit an Anglican church in RomeMinneapolis Star TribunePope Francis shares a light moment during his historic visit to the Anglican Church of All Saints in Rome, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Text size. comment1. share · tweet · email. Print. more. Share on: Share on LinkedIn Share on ...and more »

Gough Whitlam and how Australia facilitated a child sexual abuse crisis - Blue Mountains Gazette;

Gough Whitlam and how Australia facilitated a child sexual abuse crisis - Blue Mountains Gazette

Blue Mountains GazetteGough Whitlam and how Australia facilitated a child sexual abuse crisisBlue Mountains GazetteVisit: Gough Whitlam and Pope Paul VI in the Vatican in April, 1973, after Australia granted diplomatic recognition to the Holy See. See your ad here. What's happening in The Blue Mountains. New event - mums & bubs class. Join for a fun morning of ...and more »

Rome's Anglican pastor: Papal visit an exciting, but normal, step - Catholic News Agency;

Rome's Anglican pastor: Papal visit an exciting, but normal, step - Catholic News Agency

Catholic News AgencyRome's Anglican pastor: Papal visit an exciting, but normal, stepCatholic News AgencyRome, Italy, Feb 25, 2017 / 03:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis will tomorrow become the first Roman Pontiff to set foot in an Anglican parish in Rome, marking a symbolic act the church's pastor said is hugely significant, yet surprisingly normal ...and more »

Pope quietly trims sanctions for paedophile priests - The Hindu;

Pope quietly trims sanctions for paedophile priests - The Hindu

The HinduPope quietly trims sanctions for paedophile priestsThe HinduPope Francis has quietly reduced sanctions against a handful of paedophile priests, applying his vision of a merciful church even to its worst offenders in ways that survivors of abuse and the Pope's own advisers question. One case has come back to ...and more »

Fr. Rosica's Secret - Church Militant

Fr. Rosica's SecretChurch MilitantFr. Thomas Rosica — there is something desperately wrong with this priest. And it raises a number of questions. First on background, he threatened a lawsuit against a Catholic blogger, who questioned his dissent and then withdrew the threat when his ...and more »

Pope Francis calls us to action - National Catholic Reporter (blog);

Pope Francis calls us to action - National Catholic Reporter (blog)

National Catholic Reporter (blog)Pope Francis calls us to actionNational Catholic Reporter (blog)Attendees cheer a statement about justice for immigrants Feb. 16 during a the opening program of the U.S. regional World Meeting of Popular Movements in Modesto, Calif. (CNS photo/Dennis Sadowski). Tony Magliano | Feb. 28, 2017 Making a Difference.and more »

The Vatican's diplomatic offensive in Africa - La Croix International (registration) (blog);

The Vatican's diplomatic offensive in Africa - La Croix International (registration) (blog)

La Croix International (registration) (blog)The Vatican's diplomatic offensive in AfricaLa Croix International (registration) (blog)Pope Francis will soon travel to South Sudan together with his Anglican counterpart, Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury. The trip demonstrates the importance Africa has for the Holy See. Loup Besmond de Senneville and Nicolas Senèze, Rome.and more »

Pope Francis to protect image from exploitation - World Intellectual Property Review (subscription);

Pope Francis to protect image from exploitation - World Intellectual Property Review (subscription)

World Intellectual Property Review (subscription)Pope Francis to protect image from exploitationWorld Intellectual Property Review (subscription)Pope Francis, the current Pope of the Catholic Church, has announced that he will protect his image. To continue reading, you need a subscription to WIPR. Start a subscription to WIPR for £455. In-house feature articles, the archive and expert comment ...and more »

Anglican leader reflects on papal visit - Catholic Culture

Anglican leader reflects on papal visitCatholic CultureRobert Innes, the Anglican bishop in Europe, reflected on Pope Francis's historic February 26 visit to the Anglican church in Rome. “This was the first time a Bishop of Rome had visited an Anglican parish in his own diocese,” Innes wrote on his blog ...and more »

Is Francis actually backsliding on punishing abuse? - National Catholic Reporter (blog);

Is Francis actually backsliding on punishing abuse? - National Catholic Reporter (blog)

National Catholic Reporter (blog)Is Francis actually backsliding on punishing abuse?National Catholic Reporter (blog)Pope Francis arrives to celebrate Mass at St. Mary Josefa Parish in Rome Feb. 19. (CNS/Paul Haring). Michael Sean Winters | Feb. 28, 2017 Distinctly Catholic · PrintemailPDF. The headline was alarming: "Pope Francis quietly trims sanctions for sex ...and more »

Pope reduces sanctions against some paedophile priests - Catholic Herald Online;

Pope reduces sanctions against some paedophile priests - Catholic Herald Online

Catholic Herald OnlinePope reduces sanctions against some paedophile priestsCatholic Herald OnlinePope Francis has quietly reduced sanctions against a handful of paedophile priests, applying his vision of a merciful Church even to its worst offenders in ways that survivors of abuse and the Pope's own advisers question. One case has come back to ...and more »