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Father Raymond J. de Souza
COMMENTARY: Vatican Intervention Seems Necessary
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‘Jesus does not offer surrogates, but true life, true love, true wealth!’ the Holy Father said June 13.
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Ahead of the presentation of the Biagio Agnes International Journalism Award, the Holy Father advised journalists.
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Anto Akkara
Speaking to the Register from his office in Karachi, Archbishop Joseph Coutts said, ‘I feel I have been called to be a stronger voice for the Christians and marginalized, given the situation here.’
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A May 25 letter from the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life said Holy See rejected the initial appeal.
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Bishop Rudolf Voderholzer
An interview with Bishop Rudolf Voderholzer on intercommunion between Protestants and Catholics.
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Cardinal-elect Luis Ladaria said the Holy Father ‘came to the conclusion that the document is not mature enough to be published.’
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A second group of priests and victims of Chile’s most notorious abuser priest held holding meetings with Pope Francis at the Vatican June 1-3.
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Joan Frawley Desmond
NEWS ANALYSIS: Analysts urge caution, while pressing for accountability for clergy sex abuse.
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Father Raymond J. de Souza
COMMENTARY: Greater observation of Thou shalt not steal and Thou shalt not bear false witness would have gone a long way toward preventing the scale of the financial crisis.
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‘People cannot be classified according to their sexual orientation,’ he said.
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Doctors ‘are called to affirm the centrality of the patient as a person and his dignity, with his inalienable rights, primarily the right to life,’ he said.
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In a closed-door speech to Italian bishops Monday, Francis spoke about the quality of seminary candidates, including concerns about their sexual orientation.
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Professor Gilfredo Marengo says, ‘We are called to welcome it as it is and to apply it with an intelligent pastoral plan.’
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The Holy See Press Office stated May 22 that Pope Francis will receive a second group of victims June 1-3.
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Edward Pentin
ANALYSIS: Choices reflect his vision of a Church for the poor, his concern for persecuted Christians and the environment, and his drive to reach out to the peripheries of the Church.
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The canonizations will take place during the 2018 Synod of Bishops.
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Deadly protests along the Israel and Gaza border escalated Monday, after Israeli troops opened fire on protesting Palestinians, resulting in 58 dead and another 2,700 injured.
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Joan Frawley Desmond
ANALYSIS: The story of Edgardo Mortara, who was raised as a Catholic — after Pope Blessed Pius IX learned he had been secretly baptized by a nursemaid — has sparked fresh controversy, amid reports about a translation.
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The three men said the Holy Father was open, sympathetic and deeply impacted by the situation.
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Matthew E. Bunson
ANALYSIS: The Vatican invited many of the world’s top scientists to participate in the ‘Unite to Cure Conference.’
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Father Raymond J. de Souza
BOOK REVIEW: Lost Shepherd: How Pope Francis Is Misleading His Flock
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On Sunday, Holy Father praised agreement signed by North and South Korean leaders aimed at reconciliation and denuclearization.
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Pope Francis’ commission for the protection of minors met in Rome last week.
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Edward Pentin
Massimo Borghesi draws on Pope Francis’ intellectual formation to conclude that he is trying to resolve tensions between polar opposites.
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Edward Pentin
Cardinal Daniel DiNardo praises holiness document but it draws mixed reviews with some concerned about content regarding sanctity of life, heresies.
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Communicators urge greater respect in public discourse at Rome conference.
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During day-trip Mass, Francis reminds faithful: ‘It’s beautiful to be couriers of hope, simple and joyful distributors of the Easter alleluia.’
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“The Sign of the Cross expresses the seal of Christ,” Francis said, quoting the Catechism. “The cross is imprinted in us as an ‘Easter’ mark.”
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Summer schedule follows less than a year after the choir’s first U.S. performance in three decades, which took place last September.