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Suspected fraud plot foiled at Vatican bank

Mar 31, 2014

Suspected fraud plot foiled at Vatican bank

Two men toting a briefcase stuffed with false bond certificates purportedly worth trillions of euros (dollars) tried to bluff their way into the exclusive Vatican bank in a foiled fraud plot, Italian police said on Sunday. #World #Italy #Vatican #Roman Catholic Church #Davide Cardia
Benedict denies he was pressured to resign as Pope

Feb 26, 2014

Benedict denies he was pressured to resign as Pope

Retired Pope Benedict XVI has denied speculation that he was pressured to resign, saying his decision was freely made and his alone. #NewsTracker #Vatican City #Pope Benedict XVI #Vatican #Roman Catholic Church #Pope Francis
Pope warns against mediocrity, gossip in Vatican

Dec 21, 2013

Pope warns against mediocrity, gossip in Vatican

Pope Francis has warned Vatican administrators that their work can take a downward spiral into mediocrity #NewsTracker #Rome #Vatican City #Pope #Roman Catholic Church #Pope Francis
Pope skips rules to declare 16th century Jesuit a saint

Dec 18, 2013

Pope skips rules to declare 16th century Jesuit a saint

Pope Francis, who is a Jesuit, on Tuesday skipped the Vatican's customary procedures and bestowed sainthood by decree on Father Pierre Favre, a 16th century priest who was one of the first Jesuits. #Roman Catholic Church #Jesuit #Pope Francis #Pierre Favre #Peter Faber #Germant #Roman Catholic saints #Angela of Foligno
Vatican unveils bone fragments said to belong to St Peter

Nov 24, 2013

Vatican unveils bone fragments said to belong to St Peter

The Vatican has for the first time publicly unveiled a handful of disputed bone fragments said by some to belong to the first pope, St Peter. #NewsTracker #Vatican #Roman Catholic Church #St Peter

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Vatican unveils bone fragments said to belong to St Peter

Jun 23, 2014

Malaysia court rules that non-Muslims can't say Allah

Malaysia's top court on Monday upheld a government ban forbidding non-Muslims from using "Allah" to refer to God, rejecting an appeal by the Roman Catholic Church that argued that the ban failed to consider the rights of minorities in the mostly Musl... #Malaysia #Roman Catholic Church
Vatican unveils bone fragments said to belong to St Peter

Jun 16, 2014

Arrest made in killing of priest at Phoenix church

Phoenix police on Monday said they had made an arrest in the killing of a Roman Catholic priest and the beating of a second priest at a church in the city's downtown... #Malaysia #Roman Catholic Church
Vatican unveils bone fragments said to belong to St Peter

Jul 07, 2014

Pope Francis compares paedophile priests to 'sacrilegious cult' - video

Pope Francis issues a strong condemnation of child abuse within the Roman Catholic Church and begs forgiveness from those violated by church leaders. He compares abuse within the church to a 'sacrilegious cult' and says those responsible 'sacrificed ... #Roman Catholic Church #Europe