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Vatican denounces leaks of documents on finance reforms
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican spokesman on Friday condemned as "unworthy and petty" the leaks of documents detailing power struggles inside the Holy See and the expenditures of Pope Francis' new finance czar.(2/27/2015 12:25:14 PM)
Vatican condemns leaking of documents showing power struggle
The Vatican on Friday condemned the leaking of documents that according to a media report show a power struggle in the Holy See over economic reforms and excessive expenses by the cardinal charged with carrying them out. L'Espresso magazine said it had seen minutes of meetings and emails showing mostly Italian cardinals felt that Cardinal George Pell had accumulated too much power. Pell is an ...(2/27/2015 12:32:57 PM)
Pope denounces ‘intolerable brutality’ in Iraq, Syria
Pope Francis on Sunday denounced the "intolerable brutality" being inflicted on Christians and other minorities by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group militants.(3/1/2015 9:25:16 PM)
Spiritual Retreats and Daily Business
This week, the Pope and the senior members of the Roman Curia are away on spiritual retreat.(2/27/2015 8:34:42 AM)
Vatican denounces leaks of documents on finance reforms - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican spokesman is condemning leaks of documents detailing power struggles inside the Holy See and the expenditures of Pope Francis' new finance czar.(2/27/2015 9:12:07 AM)
Homeless man to be buried inside the Vatican for the first time in Holy See history
The deceased is Willy Herteleer who had been well known for years around St Peter's Square, sleeping rough and begging for money(2/25/2015 1:37:29 PM)
Pope grants prized plot to homeless man who was well known in St. Peter’s Square
Pope Francis has allowed a homeless man to be buried in the Vatican cemetary for the first time in the history of the Holy See(2/26/2015 11:21:40 AM)
Pope Francis' Message for 30th World Youth Day
Here is the Vatican-provided text of the Holy Father's message for this year's World Youth Day, which will be held on Palm Sunday, March 29, 2015, at the diocesan level.(2/17/2015 8:17:14 AM)
Vatican seeks to quell Mexican anger over pope's drug remark
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican sought Wednesday to defuse a diplomatic tiff with Mexico after Pope Francis referred to the possible "Mexicanization" of his native Argentina from drug trafficking, the latest instance of Francis' casual speaking style getting him into trouble.(2/25/2015 8:36:45 AM)
Mexico image under fire from Hollywood, Holy See
Mexico's international image is taking a beating these days, even from two worlds that rarely see eye-to-eye: The Holy See and Hollywood. President Enrique Pena Nieto was already struggling with falling approval ratings, relentless drug violence and a conflict of interest scandal when Pope Francis and an Oscar winner chimed in this week. In recent months, Mexico has faced international outrage ...(2/26/2015 4:34:55 PM)
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