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Argentina can forget about Pope Francis praying for them

Jul 10, 2014

Argentina can forget about Pope Francis praying for them

Pope Francis has already given his word that there would be no papal intervention in Argentina's fortunes. #Lionel Messi #England #Argentina #Pope Francis #FIFA World Cup 2014 #WC 2014 News #Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
Catholic church sexual abuse: Pope asks victims for forgiveness

Jul 08, 2014

Catholic church sexual abuse: Pope asks victims for forgiveness

Abuse victims and their advocates have long demanded that higher-ups be made to answer for the decades-long cover-ups of rape and molestation of youngsters in a scandal that has rocked the church and dismayed its worldwide flock of 1.2 billion. #World #NewsTracker #Rape #children #Catholic Church #Child sexual abuse #molestation #rapes #Pope Francis #bishops
Vatican bank shakeup expected as Pope Francis mulls reform

Jul 02, 2014

Vatican bank shakeup expected as Pope Francis mulls reform

It was this time last year that the top two managers at the Institute for Religious Works were forced out after a Vatican monsignor with millions deposited in the bank was arrested in an alleged money-smuggling plot. #World #India #NewsTracker #Pope Benedict XVI #Pope Francis #Vatican bank #Von Freyberg
PM Modi's personal account beats White House on Twitter

Jun 25, 2014

PM Modi's personal account beats White House on Twitter

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the fourth most "followed" world leader on Twitter, has overtaken the White House in terms of number of followers. #Twitter #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #SocialMedia #Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono #Pope Francis #Barrack Obama #Twiplomacy
Pope labels Europe 'tired' due to low birth rates, lethargy

Jun 16, 2014

Pope labels Europe 'tired' due to low birth rates, lethargy

Pope Francis criticised Europe for becoming what he called "tired" because of low birth rates and the increasing numbers of young people who neither work nor study. #World #NewsTracker #Europe #Rome #Italy #elderly #Pope #Pope Francis #Pope's visit

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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?

Jul 07, 2014

Pope Francis Begs Forgiveness of Victims of Sex Abuse

In his first meeting with people abused by members of the clergy, Francis led a private Mass and pledged not to tolerate harm done to minors... #Roman Catholic Church #Vatican City
Surprised at a conservative Pope? Were you expecting Lady Gaga?

Jul 07, 2014

Pope Francis Asks Victims of Sex Abuse for Forgiveness

In his first meeting with people abused by members of the clergy, Francis led a private Mass and pledged not to tolerate harm done to minors... #Roman Catholic Church #Vatican City
Surprised at a conservative Pope? Were you expecting Lady Gaga?

Jul 09, 2014

Pope Francis names new head of scandal-plagued Vatican bank

The Vatican named a new head and board for its scandal-plagued bank Wednesday, capping a cleanup campaign overseen by Pope Francis that has seen hundreds of suspect accounts shut down... #Roman Catholic Church #Vatican City