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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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Massimo Borghesi draws on Pope Francis’ intellectual formation to conclude that he is trying to resolve tensions between polar opposites.
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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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China’s Communist government still wants an agreement over bishops’ appointments, but the Vatican appears more ambivalent in the face of criticism and recent problematic developments.
Commentary
Father Raymond J. de Souza
ANALYSIS
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Many of the central themes guiding the Pope’s subsequent actions were laid out in his first apostolic exhortation.
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Part 1 of a five-year assessment of the papacy
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Since 2013, the Holy See has made reforms at Pope Francis’ request.
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The auxiliary bishop from Kazakhstan learned his love for the truth of the Church while growing up under atheistic Soviet rule.
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The 81-year-old Pope will mark the fifth year of his pontificate March 13.
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Biblical scholar Father Francesco Giosuè Voltaggio says translation changes are possible, but the real solution is better catechesis.
In Person
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The Egyptian priest, who is an authority on Islam, discusses the factors driving the murderous attacks on Christians and what he hopes the Pope will say when he visits Egypt this month.
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This is the latest effort by the Church to bring the traditionalist Society of St. Pius X into full communion.
World
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One family describes their experiences in Mosul, living for two and a half years under Islamic State repression.
World
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An eyewitness account of the devastation left behind by ISIS.
World
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However, some members of the European Parliament are taking steps to set up replacement funding to promote abortion internationally.
Books
Edward Pentin
Costanza Miriano, the author of Marry Him and Be Submissive, discusses with the Register her book and why she wrote it.
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Msgr. Fernando Ocáriz Braña is a founding professor of Rome’s Santa Croce University and has served as a consultor to several Vatican offices.
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In a Register interview, the Vatican’s ‘foreign minister,’ Archbishop Paul Gallagher, discusses the Holy Father’s distinctive approach to international issues.
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As head of the Congregation for Promoting Integral Human Development, the cardinal from Ghana will oversee a body that once comprised four pontifical councils.
Persecuted Christians
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Father Benedict Kiely, founder of Nasarean.org, discusses the long road ahead.
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While Pope Francis has declined to reply to the formal request for clarification of Amoris Laetitia, some cardinals and bishops have responded publicly.
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The Belgian archbishop has drawn criticism for his handling as a local bishop of five separate sexual abuse files.
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Views are mixed, ranging from ‘incomprehension’ and ‘shock’ to optimism that a Republican presidency opens new possibilities for cooperation.
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In an exclusive Register interview, he elaborates about why four cardinals were impelled to seek clarity about the papal exhortation’s controversial elements.
Blogs
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Sources confirm that, with the Holy Father’s approval, the Vatican’s head of doctrine has thrown out the bishops’ proposal allowing Holy Communion for some Protestant spouses, but the Pope wishes the rejection letter to remain secret.
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Cardinal Rainer Woelki of Cologne and six other bishops have protested against the proposal, which was approved by the German bishops’ conference in February.
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NEWS ANALYSIS: Part 2 of a Register assessment of the Pope’s efforts to reform the Vatican over the last five years.
Blogs
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From the archives: This blog post was originally published Aug. 25, 2016. It is republished on the anniversary of his departure from the papacy.
Blogs
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Eternal City almost brought to a standstill this morning as the first snowfall in six years covered the city.