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  • The Pope: Is the Death Penalty Contrary to the Gospel!?

     In an Oct. 11 speech to members of the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelization, Francis said the topic of the death penalty should have “a more adequate and coherent space” in the Catechism of the Catholic Church. This topic “cannot be reduced to a mere...
  • Pope heads to Colombia seeking to heal conflict’s wounds

    Pope Francis is heading to Colombia on Wednesday to try to help heal the wounds of Latin America’s longest-running conflict, bolstered by a new cease-fire with a holdout rebel group but fully aware of the fragility of the country’s peace process. During a deeply symbolic five-day visit starting Wednesday,...
  • Ex-White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer Finally Meets Pope Francis

    Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, who is Roman Catholic, finally got his chance to meet Pope Francis. Spicer was at the Vatican over the weekend as part of an annual meeting of the International Catholic Legislators Network. The non-partisan group brings together lawmakers from across the globe...
  • Pope Francis inspires use of solar energy!

    NORWALK, Iowa (AP) — Church leaders in central Iowa are turning to solar power for their buildings in an effort to aid the environment and save money. The Des Moines Register reports that the St. John the Apostle Catholic Church in Norwalk has more than 200 solar panels which the...
  • Pope Francis shuts off fountains

    The Vatican began turning off its fountains due to an ongoing drought in Italy, the BBC reported Tuesday. This spring has been Italy’s third-driest in 60 years, and the lack of rainfall has cost the Italian agriculture sector nearly 2.3 billion dollars. The Vatican has approximately 100 fountains, some...
  • Vatican Police Raid A Gay Orgy In A Top Cardinals Apartment!!!

    Late last month, an apartment belonging to one of Pope Francis’s key advisers was raided after neighbors complained of suspect behavior and “a constant coming and going” of visitors. Italian newspaper Il Fatto Quotidiano reports that upon raiding the apartment, which is owned by the Vatican’s Congregation for the...
  • Italian Urban Artist Shocks with Portrait of Pope Francis and Donald Trump Kissing!

    Two controversial kisses are among his most famous works. The first between Pope Francis and President Trump, the second between FC Barcelona player Lionel Messi and his Real Madrid rival Cristiano Ronaldo. TV Boy, a pseudonym used by Salvatore Benintende, is an Italian urban artist based in Barcelona who...
  • National Episcopal leader bars L.A. bishop from selling Newport church

    The top bishop of the Episcopal Church in the United States has barred the bishop of the Los Angeles diocese from completing a planned sale of the St. James the Great Episcopal Church property in Newport Beach. The pending sale, which was set to close July 3, came to...
  • Video: Top Vatican Cardinal Charged With Sex Crimes!

    SYDNEY (AP) — Australian police charged a top Vatican cardinal on Thursday with multiple counts of historical sexual assault offenses, a stunning decision certain to rock the highest levels of the Holy See. Cardinal George Pell, Pope Francis’ chief financial adviser and Australia’s most senior Catholic, is the highest-ranking...