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Vatican and Vietnam restoring ties
Vatican City — Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung met Pope Francis in Rome Saturday with both saying they were committed to restoring diplomatic relations. The country’s communist regime broke off diplomatic ties with the Vatican in 1975, but both sides have been working on warming relations since 2007. The meeting marked “an important step […](10/19/2014 10:05:48 AM)
Church, City long to see Pope in Cebu
THE Augustinian community that runs the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño hopes that...(10/20/2014 9:33:20 PM)
Pope Meets With Vietnam's Prime Minister
On the final day of the Synod of Bishops on the Family, Pope Francis met with Vietnam’s political leader to discuss how to increase relations with the Asian nation.(10/20/2014 1:41:25 PM)
Holy See's Comments to Observations From UN Committee on Rights of the Child
Here are comments released by the Holy See regarding the Concluding Observations of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child.(9/26/2014 9:56:21 AM)
Pope Francis has no comment yet on latest anti-Islamic State airstrikes
JC Finley HOLY SEE, Vatican City, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Pope Francis has not yet commented on the commencement of U.S.-led airstrikes inside Syria, targeting the Islamic State terror group.(9/23/2014 3:24:52 PM)
Vatican and Vietnam edge closer to restoring diplomatic ties
Vatican City (AFP) - Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung met Pope Francis in Rome Saturday with both saying they were committed to restoring diplomatic relations.(10/18/2014 3:10:33 PM)
Top Vatican cardinal wants speeches by bishops about family life made public
The Vatican's doctrine czar has said the Holy See should publish the speeches by bishops from around the world about family problems, marriage, divorce, gays and sex.(10/9/2014 8:08:50 AM)
Vatican accuses UN panel of sowing confusion
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican accused a U.N. human rights committee on Friday of sowing confusion and violating its own norms and the church's religious freedom with a report into the Holy See's record on child sexual abuse.(9/26/2014 3:17:24 PM)
Vatican puts ex-envoy under house arrest in sex abuse case
Vatican City (AFP) - A former Vatican ambassador to the Dominican Republic has been placed under house arrest in the first case of criminal proceedings by the Holy See over the sexual abuse of children, a spokesman said Tuesday.(9/23/2014 5:01:23 PM)
Top Vatican cardinal wants family speeches public
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican's doctrine czar has said the Holy See should publish the speeches by bishops from around the world about family problems, marriage, divorce, gays and sex.(10/9/2014 8:37:26 AM)
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