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On eve of meeting pope, South Korean president speaks of peace hopes

Added: 17.10.2018 20:47 | 17 views | 0 comments

South Korea's president spoke of "heart-warming" moves toward peace on the Korean peninsula on Wednesday, a day before he is expected to relay an invitation to Pope Francis to visit North Korea.


Spanish bishops create commission to combat child sex abuse

Added: 16.10.2018 16:04 | 13 views | 0 comments

Spain's bishops have set up a commission on child sex abuse in the Catholic Church, in preparation for meeting next year called by Pope Francis to cope with a spreading sexual abuse crisis.


Chinese bishops at Vatican meeting invite pope to make landmark visit

Added: 16.10.2018 11:46 | 13 views | 0 comments

Two Catholic bishops from China who for the first time were allowed by the Beijing government to attend a Vatican meeting have invited Pope Francis to visit their country, a Catholic newspaper said on Tuesday.


Today in History for October 16th

Added: 16.10.2018 4:16 | 13 views | 0 comments

Highlights of this day in history: John Brown raids Harper's Ferry; France's Marie Antoinette beheaded; John Paul II chosen as pope; Chile's ex-dictator Augusto Pinochet detained; 'Baby Jessica' rescued; Novelist James Michener dies. (Oct. 16)

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Heaton open to Burnley exit

Added: 15.10.2018 15:46 | 2 views | 0 comments

Tom Heaton has admitted that he's open to the idea of leaving Burnley, after failing to pick up too much time in the starting XI following his return from a shoulder injury. The 32 year old lost his place to Joe Hart, with Nick Pope also being considered to be further ahead of him in the ...]

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Taiwan invites Pope Francis to visit, following landmark China-Vatican pact

Added: 15.10.2018 6:00 | 11 views | 0 comments

Taiwan has invited Pope Francis to visit, its President Tsai Ing-wen said, just weeks after the Vatican reached a milestone deal on the appointment of bishops with China, which claims the self-ruled island as its own.


Head of South Korea's ruling party says Pope wishes to visit North Korea: Yonhap

Added: 15.10.2018 1:23 | 16 views | 0 comments

The head of South Korea's ruling Democratic Party of Korea Lee Hae-chan said he had heard that the Pope wishes to visit North Korea next spring, Yonhap news agency reported on Monday.


Pope Grants Sainthood to El Salvador's Martyred Archbishop

Added: 14.10.2018 23:12 | 5 views | 0 comments

Archbishop Oscar Romero, a hero to many Latin Americans and progressive members of the Catholic Church, was declared a saint following years of resistance from influential conservatives.

Slain Salvadoran bishop Romero and Pope Paul VI become saints

Added: 14.10.2018 17:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

Pope Francis on Sunday made saints of two of the most contentious Roman Catholic figures of the 20th century -- murdered Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI, who reigned over one of the Church's most turbulent eras and enshrined its opposition to contraception.


Pope Francis defrocks 2 Chilean bishops accused of sex abuse

Added: 14.10.2018 16:36 | 12 views | 0 comments

"The two were defrocked for abusing minors with evidence so overwhelming that a canonical trial was unnecessary."

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