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By Laura Jones On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
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Pope Francis excommunicates mafia members, visits with Coco Campolongo family

Pope Francis announced that Italian Mafia members are now excommunicated from the Catholic Church. During his visit to south Italy the Pope used harsh and bold language denouncing violence and ‘evil’ More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, June 23rd, 2014
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Pope Francis speaks against legalization of marijuana, narcotics saying ‘addiction is an evil’

Pope Francis spoke out against the legalization of recreational drugs at a drug enforcement conference in Rome. The Holy Seestated his opinion that drugs “are not only highly questionable from a legislative standpoint, More...

By Herman Cummings On Saturday, June 21st, 2014
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The Truth of Genesis: The Beast, The False Jesus, & The Rapture, Part 4 – Double-Cross

In 1598 BC, on Mt. Sinai, (Exodus 24), Moses spent six evening and mornings in a cloud, being shown six days (and informed of a seventh day) from seven different weeks, taken from seven different time periods. More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 12th, 2014
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Angelina Jolie opens global summit to end wartime sexual violence

Superstar actress Angelina Jolie spoke Wednesday at the largest global summit focused on ending wartime rape and sexual assault.   “It is a myth that rape is an inevitable part of conflict. There’s More...

By Laura Jones On Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
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Pope Francis will meet with sex abuse victims, declaring ‘zero tolerance’ as bishops are investigated

Pope Francis I announced Monday that he would hold a meeting at the Vatican with a group of sex abuse victims. The Pope then declared a “zero tolerance” for any member of the clergy who would violate a child. “On More...

By Laura Jones On Sunday, April 27th, 2014
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Pope Francis canonizes John Paul II, ‘Good Pope’ John XXIII in St Peter’s Square

Pope Francis has proclaimed two of his predecessors — John the 23rd and John Paul the Second — as saints at a ceremony Sunday in St. Peter’s Square.   Pope John Paul II, 1993 photo public More...

By Laura Jones On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
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Pope Francis apologizes for Catholic Church’s ‘evil’ sex abuse scandal

Pope Francis I offered his more sincere apologies to the world for the sexual abuse scandal associated with the Catholic Church. The Pope asked for forgiveness “for the damage” that abusive priests have inflicted More...

By Laura Jones On Monday, March 31st, 2014
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Pope Francis shocks Catholics, kneels in public to confess sins to priest

Pope Francis I has shocked Catholics, faith leaders and his own master of ceremonies Friday when he broke protocol to do something unexpected: he bowed down in front of the crowd at St. Peter’s Basilica and confessed More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, March 21st, 2014
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Pope Francis meets Russell Crowe, Darren Aronofsky, but doesn’t watch ‘Noah’ film

Russell Crowe, who plays the title character in the new film Noah, lobbied hard for a personal audience with Pope Francis using social media to get the Pope to watch the new film. Pope Francis I March 2013 photo More...

By Laura Jones On Friday, March 7th, 2014
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Pope Francis discusses opposition to Christianity, persecution and there are ‘more martyrs’ today

While discussing worldwide Christian persecution and opposition at his morning mass this week, Pope Francis I said the reason is “because the world does not tolerate the divinity of Christ,” Persecution has More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, February 27th, 2014
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Pope Francis targets arms makers, media, apathetic public in speech against war

Pope Francis spoke out Tuesday against the public indifference and profiteers of war, which are raging all over the globe. “Think of the starving children in the refugee camps. Just think of them: this is fruit More...

By Laura Jones On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014
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Pope Francis I tweets support of March for Life on Roe v Wade anniversary

Hundreds of thousands of pro-life Americans will be mourning 41 years of legalized abortion today as they participate in the March for Life As they march, they will know they have the support of Pope Francis. The More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014
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President Obama set to meet with Pope Francis I during European trip in March

President Obama announced plans to visit with Pope Francis at the Vatican in March during a trip to Europe, the White House said on Tuesday. Obama is scheduled to meet with the pope on March 27 in a trip that will More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
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Pope Francis says family life is top priority in ‘State of the World’ address, abortion is ‘frightful’ Transcript

In a January 13 address to the Vatican diplomatic corps, Pope Francis cited the words of his predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, saying that “the language of the family is a language of peace.” Pope Francis I March More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, December 12th, 2013
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Pope Francis named TIME’s Person of the Year, critics say Edward Snowden should have won

Pope Francis  has been named TIME’s Person of the Year and some people are already upset, calling for Edward Snowden to be chosen with the “honor.” “What makes this Pope so important is the More...

By Laura Jones On Monday, December 9th, 2013
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Catholics across the US to join Pope Francis in prayer to end world hunger

PRESS RELEASE: Catholics across the United States will join a global “Wave of Prayer” that kicks off a campaign against hunger being launched by Pope Francis in a video released today at 3 PM Eastern time. More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, December 5th, 2013
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New Atheist billboards attack Bible, Prayer, Religion, blasting Pope Francis over Philippines support

The most recent billboard campaign from the American Atheists attacks Christianity and Pope Francis on responding to natural disasters, like the typhoon in the Philippines. Sending money is more important than prayer More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013
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Pope Francis to Help Launch a Global Wave of Prayer to End World Hunger

PRESS RELEASE: Pope Francis will help launch a global wave of prayer to end  world hunger, which affects 842 million people. Pope Francis I March 2013 photo by Casa Rosada via wikipedia At noon local time, a global More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, November 22nd, 2013
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Naghmeh Abedini interview gives update on Pastor Saeed Abedini, the dangers of the new prison and help from Pope Francis

EXCLUSIVE: Naghmeh Abedini is battling to see the release of her husband, Pastor Saeed Abedini, who has been jailed in Iran for his religious beliefs for over one year. During previous interviews with The Global More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013
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Pope Francis excommunicates pro-gay marriage Fr. Greg Reynolds for ‘heresy’

Pope Francis recently encouraged Christians to stop “obsessing” over moral issues like homosexuality and abortion and called for a greater study of the role of women in the church. Pope Francis I March 2013 More...


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