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Three relatives of Pope Francis killed in Argentina accident

Aug 19, 2014

Three relatives of Pope Francis killed in Argentina accident

Three relatives of Pope Francis, two great nephews and their mother, have been killed in a traffic accident in Argentina, police said Tuesday. #World #NewsTracker #Argentina #Pope Francis
Pope says legitimate for world to stop Islamist aggression in Iraq

Aug 19, 2014

Pope says legitimate for world to stop Islamist aggression in Iraq

Francis was asked if he approved of U.S. strikes against Islamic State insurgents who have recently forced Christians and other minorities to flee their homes in Iraq. #US #NewsTracker #Iraq #Islamist militants #Pope Francis #ISIL #Pontifex #US airstrikes
Pope Francis wraps up S. Korea visit urging unit, reconciliation

Aug 18, 2014

Pope Francis wraps up S. Korea visit urging unit, reconciliation

Francis, met by festive crowds, spoke several times during his visit to South Korea about inequality, which has been a theme of his papacy since being elected in March 2013. #China #Japan #TheySaidIt #South Korea #North Korea #Vatican #Catholic Church #Roman Catholic Church #The pope #Pope Francis #Pontifex
Avoid 'fruitless' shows of force Pope to both Korean nations

Aug 14, 2014

Avoid 'fruitless' shows of force Pope to both Korean nations

Pope Francis has called for renewed efforts to forge peace on the war-divided Korean Peninsula and for both sides to avoid "fruitless" criticisms and shows of force. #TheySaidIt #South Korea #North Korea #Kim Jong-un #Pope Francis #Korean Peninsula
Pope Francis greets China's Xi Jinping in rare cordial exchange

Aug 14, 2014

Pope Francis greets China's Xi Jinping in rare cordial exchange

Pope Francis' greeting to Chinese President Xi Jinping as he flew to South Korea early on Thursday marked a rare cordial exchange between the sides that have no diplomatic relations and are embroiled in a sometimes bitter contest for authority. #World #China #NewsTracker #South Korea #Vatican #Pope Francis

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Surprised at a conservative Pope? Were you expecting Lady Gaga?

Mar 14, 2013

Surprised at a conservative Pope? Were you expecting Lady Gaga?

Many have already dismissed Frank as a conservative and homophobe. I'm not sure who atheists, liberals and others expected as Pope - Lady Gaga? #HowThisWorks #Vatican #Gender Rights #Pope Francis #Saint Francis of Assisi #Catholicism

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Surprised at a conservative Pope? Were you expecting Lady Gaga?

Sep 15, 2014

Pope’s Marriage Celebrations Hint At Coming Changes for Church

Pope Francis dropped a big hint this weekend. MoreThe Theology Behind Obama’s Speech on ISISWhat I Gained When I Lost My ReligionOn Defense: Can Four Women Save the NFL From Itself? NBC NewsBattle Begins: U.S. Launches Strikes Against ISIS Near Baghd... #Baghdad #Barack Obama #National Football League
Surprised at a conservative Pope? Were you expecting Lady Gaga?

Sep 14, 2014

Pope Marries Couples Who Have Cohabited and Had Children

Pope Francis married 20 couples on Sunday, some of whom had already lived together and had children, in the latest sign that the Argentine pontiff wants the Catholic church to be more open and inclusive... #Baghdad #Barack Obama #National Football League
Surprised at a conservative Pope? Were you expecting Lady Gaga?

Sep 15, 2014

In Weddings, Pope Francis Looks Past Tradition

In marrying 20 couples, including some who had already lived together, the pope continued to project the image of a more forgiving church... #Baghdad #Barack Obama #National Football League