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Italy and Vatican on guard after threat from Islamic State


Eric J. Lyman / USA Today | February 22, 2015 Original source: http://www.religionnews.com/2015/02/22/italy-vatican-guard-treat-islamic-state/   ROME (RNS) The Italian government is on high alert after threats from the Islamic State called Italy “the nation signed with the blood of the cross.” … Continue reading

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Kirk Moderator meets Pope Francis


  The moderator presented the Pope with a Dove of Peace (The modern Church of Scotland is Reformed and Presbyterian. The history of how it grew into its present shape starts more than 1,500 years ago. This gesture between the … Continue reading

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“The Pope’s homily today is his mission statement.”


Pope Francis Slams ‘Prejudiced Mentality’ Of Believers Who Fearfully Cling To Religious Laws Religion News Service  |  By David Gibson Posted: 02/15/2015 1:01 pm EST Updated: 3 hours ago VATICAN CITY (RNS) In a powerful sermon that signaled his desire … Continue reading

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An unusual request to these USA Chaldean Catholic priests (independent from Rome), probable martyrdom or clerical obedience.


Dispute between El Cajon priest and Chaldean leader in Iraq continues Patriarch Louis Raphael I Sako Patriarch of the Chaldean Church Louis Raphael Sako celebrates Mass at Saint Marilia church in Arbil,Iraq. (Safin Hamed / AFP/Getty Images) By Tony Perry … Continue reading

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HOW TODAY’S CHRISTIAN EMPHASIS AND LIVING WILL BE CHANGED


Pop Francis: Why Everyone Loves the Pope This is the most thorough explanation of Pope Francis I have read.  I concur with its examples and conclusions, much more detailed than I had before. If you wish insights in Pope Francis, … Continue reading

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Sounds of schism from various Roman Catholic bishops


Pope Francis has conservatives talking schism. But a split is easier said than done David Gibson  | November 4, 2014 (Article source http://www.religionnews.com/2014/11/04/pope-francis-conservatives-talking-schism-split-easier-said-done/) (RNS) Many conservative Catholics have long viewed Pope Francis with suspicion thanks to his effort to shift … Continue reading

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One more view on Creation process offered


Pope Francis Says Evolution Is Not Inconsistent With God, Backs Scientific Advancements Here young earth creation                    is contrasted by Pope Francis         with a scientific view. This will not end               disagreements among           Christians. Fortunately, in my opinion,  a correct  knowledge  of … Continue reading

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