Tag Archives: Vatican

Facing sex-abuse charges voluntarily adds more weight to Cdl. Pell’s claim of innocence

August 21, 2019 LifeSiteNews: Australian Cardinal George Pell, as a Vatican official who would have retained diplomatic immunity, did not have to face trial in Australia for sexual abuse of minors but chose to do so to clear his name. … Continue reading

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Cardinal Müller: Vatican Amazon Document Contains Heresy and Stupidity ‘That Has Nothing to Do with Christianity’

By Debra Heine at PJ Media:   Cardinal Gerhard Müller has joined his German colleague Cardinal Walter Brandmüller in condemning the Vatican’s much-debated working document for the upcoming Synod of the Amazon in the strongest possible terms, calling it a … Continue reading

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Cardinal Pell sent to maximum security prison before sentencing; Vatican to open investigation

From LifeSiteNews:  The Vatican has reversed its earlier position and opened an investigation into allegations against Australia’s Cardinal George Pell, who was taken to jail after a plea hearing Wednesday. The decision was made by Pope Francis given Pell’s high … Continue reading

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SSPX, 50 years of Vatican 2, and the Family Synod.

from: http://faithinourfamilies.com/2015/09/01/ Yesterday Pope Francis sent a letter to the President of the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelization, and made a completely unexpected announcement regarding the SSPX: “A final consideration concerns those faithful who for various reasons choose … Continue reading

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Vatican For Sale: Very Wealthy Rent the Sistine Chapel, Dine with the Pope and Buy Secret Archives

This article, be warned, is from the secular ForbesLife in the United States. However I hope I am not alone in finding the history of the Catholic Church available to the highest bidder a trifle distasteful.  It is impossible to … Continue reading

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Biblical Reflection for the Third Sunday of Easter

Peter’s Rehabilitation and Ours by Fr. Thomas Rosica  3rd Sunday of Easter – April 14, 2013 The readings for the 3rd Sunday of Easter are Acts 5:27-32, 40b-41; Revelations 5:11-14; John 21:1-19 or 21:1-14 Today’s dramatic Gospel story (John 21:1-19) is set … Continue reading

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Exploding myths about the Vatican

Journalist and author John Allen gives the real story about the Church hierarchy By Deborah Gyapong Canadian Catholic News OTTAWA (CCN)—Veteran Rome-based reporter and author John L. Allen, Jr, says there is no such thing as “the Vatican” as commonly … Continue reading

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The Holy Father Prays for the Victims of the Massacre in Egypt.

The Christian world has been shocked by events in Egypt. The Holy Father yesterday referred to this after praying the Angelus. The text, from Vatican Information Services is reprinted in full below: Photo: alaribya.net PRAYERS FOR VICTIMS OF MASSACRE AT … Continue reading

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