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Polls close in Ireland in historic vote on abortion referendum

Added: 26.05.2018 0:29 | 13 views | 0 comments

In Ireland, voters have gone to the polls to consider whether to repeal some of the world’s most restrictive abortion laws. It would mark a major shift in a country long dominated by the Catholic Church. Jonathan Vigliotti reports.


Shortage of Catholic men entering priesthood amid scandals

Added: 24.05.2018 19:27 | 2 views | 0 comments

Pope Francis earlier this week blamed a global shortage of priests on the ongoing scandals plaguing the Catholic Church.


Authorities: Priest catches couple having sex at church

Added: 23.05.2018 15:16 | 0 views | 0 comments

Authorities say a priest found two people having sex beneath a statue of the Virgin Mary at a Roman Catholic church in New Jersey.


The Catholic Church's Looming Fight Over Same-Sex Blessings

Added: 22.05.2018 23:38 | 1 views | 0 comments

Pope Francis’ conciliatory approach toward gay people has generally encouraged a greater openness to homosexuality among the Catholic Church’s hierarchy. But that trend is straining any appearance of a consensus on the subject within the church.

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LGBT community praises Pope’s comments

Added: 22.05.2018 0:30 | 14 views | 0 comments

Pope Francis' reported comments to a gay man have been embraced by the LGBT community as another sign of the pontiff's desire to make them feel welcomed and loved in the Catholic Church.


LGBT community cheers pope's 'God made you like this' remark

Added: 21.05.2018 15:36 | 11 views | 0 comments

Pope Francis' reported comments to a gay man that "God made you like this" have been embraced by the LGBT community as another sign of Francis' desire to make gay people feel welcomed and loved in the Catholic Church.
Juan Carlos Cruz, the main whistleblower in Chile's clerical sex abuse and cover-up...


The Discalced Barefoot Carmelites Center in Busan / KAGA Architects & Planners

Added: 14.05.2018 23:00 | 7 views | 0 comments

The Catholic Busan Barefoot Carmelites is a group of around 300 Busan based catholic church members who voluntarily study Catholic doctrine. The present project is its hall. The budget was limited, as the costs of purchasing the site and constructing the building had to be covered by the members alone. They did not receive any funding from the Busan diocese. The head priest does not live on the site, simply leading mass during gatherings, and the chapel plays the role of an auditorium for group learning activities for the members rather than serving as a central space of worship for mass.


Aftermath Of Attack On Church In Surabaya

Added: 13.05.2018 14:55 | 19 views | 0 comments

Police and officials were clearing up the debris outside the Santa Maria Roman Catholic Church in Surabaya on Sunday, following a series of deadly attacks on three churches in Indonesia's second-largest city. (May 13)


9 dead, 40 wounded as bombs hit 3 Indonesian churches

Added: 13.05.2018 5:39 | 13 views | 0 comments

Three attacks including one by a suicide bomber disguised as a churchgoer targeted three churches in Indonesia's second largest city of Surabaya early Sunday, killing at least nine people and wounding dozens, police said.
The first attack struck a Sunday Mass at the Santa Maria Roman Catholic Church,...



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