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|Pope urges restraint in Gulf after tanker attacks|
Added: 16.06.2019 12:44 | 3 views | 0 comments
Pope Francis called for restraint and a lowering of tensions in the Middle East on Sunday following attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman that have raised fears of a broader confrontation in the region.
|Pope dons helmut to enter earthquake-hit cathedral in Italy|
Added: 16.06.2019 12:35 | 13 views | 0 comments
Pope Francis has donned a white firefighter's safety helmet to enter a damaged cathedral during a visit to central Italy, where he is giving encouragement to people still struggling three years after devastating earthquakes struck.
|Chilean bishop resigns after comments about Last Supper|
Added: 14.06.2019 19:55 | 17 views | 0 comments
A Chilean auxiliary bishop appointed by Pope Francis less than a month ago resigned on Friday, the Archdiocese of Santiago said in a statement, just weeks after he made controversial comments about the lack of women in attendance at the Last Supper.
|Pope warns oil execs of need for "rapid" energy transition|
Added: 14.06.2019 13:04 | 18 views | 0 comments
Pope Francis is warning oil executives that a "radical energy transition" to clean, low-carbon power sources is needed to stave off the effects of a rapidly warming planet.
|'Thou shall not gossip', Pope tells hairdressers|
Added: 13.06.2019 17:27 | 22 views | 0 comments
Pope Francis has often warned against gossiping among friends and neighbors, but now he says it should also be avoided in those modern temples of cheap talk: beauty parlors and hair salons.
|After scandals, Pope orders his diplomats to toe the line|
Added: 13.06.2019 16:16 | 19 views | 0 comments
Pope Francis on Thursday told his ambassadors around the world, some of whom have been involved in sexual and financial scandals, to live humble, exemplary lives and be closer to the poor than to the elite.
|US’ first black priest, an ex-slave, may be on his way to sainthood|
Added: 13.06.2019 7:17 | 8 views | 0 comments
Pope Francis on Wednesday deemed the first known black Roman Catholic priest in the United States to be "venerable," positioning the former slave for possible sainthood.
|Pope puts first African-American priest, an ex-slave, on path to sainthood|
Added: 12.06.2019 18:16 | 18 views | 0 comments
Pope Francis on Wednesday put Father Augustine Tolton, the first African-American Catholic priest who started life as a slave in the 19th century U.S. South, on the path to sainthood.
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