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The cardinal said that the participation of young Catholics in this synod makes it a very different experience from those he has previously attended.
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Matthew E. Bunson
Recalling the Pope’s Prophetic Papacy
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Matthew E. Bunson
Paul VI joins six others being raised to the altars.
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The Pope met Wednesday with pilgrims from the Archdiocese of Kraków ahead of the 40th anniversary of the Polish pope's election Oct. 16.
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NEWS ANALYSIS: Opinions differ about whether the letter adequately debunks Archbishop Viganò’s claims of a Vatican cover-up of Archbishop McCarrick’s sexual misconduct.
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The Pope’s remarks came during a reflection on the Fifth Commandment Oct. 10.
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Among those being canonized Sunday is Father Francesco Spinelli.
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The North Korean dictator has invited the Pope to meet in Pyongyang. Francis will meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in Oct. 18.
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Bishop Barron said the 266 bishop delegates to the synod will shape structure and content of synod’s final document.
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Stephen Beale
Those who minister to youth discuss what’s needed to invigorate young Catholics’ faith and help them successfully engage today’s secularized and complex culture.
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Rachel Lanz
The clergy-abuse issue isn’t being ignored, but youth synod participants are focusing on its themes of faith and vocational discernment.
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In an open letter, Avera Maria Santo, a 22-year-old U.S. Catholic, pleads for the synod fathers to uphold Church teaching on sexuality.
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The answer to this problem is Christ, whom the Church must present more strongly and confidently to young people, he said Oct. 4.
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Connecticut shepherd said recent disclosures of sexual scandals in the Church have eroded trust around the world.
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Edward Pentin
The nearly monthlong Vatican synod for young people got underway Oct. 3.
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The Pope gave his opening remarks on the first day of the synod, Oct. 3.
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Holy Father began the synod on young people Oct. 3 with a homily calling for the Holy Spirit to renew hope and dynamism in the Church.
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Synod secretary-general criticized decision of American archbishop to publish theologian’s critique of synod working document.
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Some U.S. leaders contend that it concedes too much power to the government, undermines efforts to protect religious groups.
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The papal decree of dismissal was signed Sept. 27.
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In the new letter, released Sept. 27, the former nuncio to the U.S. questions why the Vatican hasn’t denied the facts of his testimony and calls on Cardinal Marc Ouellet to provide the key documents on ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick.
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The Pope has stressed again the need for ongoing formation for couples, before and after marriage.
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The Holy Father stressed that there is no such thing as a tolerable level of abuse.
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Holy Father encourages Chinese Catholics to work toward communion following a Vatican-China deal on the appointment of bishops.
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Young people are outraged ‘by sexual and economic scandals that do not meet with clear condemnation,’ Francis said Sept. 25.
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Edward Pentin
The meeting of the presidents of bishops’ conferences from around the world is scheduled to be held at the Vatican Feb. 21-24 on the ‘protection of minors and vulnerable adults.’
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During an ecumenical prayer service, the Holy Father encouraged Christians to live the Gospel actively.
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Victor Gaetan
Lithuania is at the heart of the Holy Father’s late-September pilgrimage.