•••

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Pope Benedict XVI News

News about Pope Benedict XVI continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

The Inside Story Of How A Christian Woman Sentenced To Death In Sudan Came Out Alive

Meriam Ibrahim, from Sudan, disembarks with her children Maya, in her arms, and Martin, accompanied by Italian deputy Foreign Minister Lapo Pistelli In May, Meriam Ibrahim Ishaq was told that she would die for her beliefs.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, US News, Liberal Political News

6 hrs ago | CBS Local

City Officials Undecided Where Pope Francis Would Appear If He Visits Philadelphia

Archbishop Charles Chaput last week fueled speculation that the Pope will visit Philadelphia for the September 2015 World Meeting of Families.

Comment?

Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

7 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

Archbishop Sheehan Retering

Turning 75 Archbishop Sheehan is retiring, and our Regina Ruiz talks to Sheehan about his legacy and now his new chapter in life.

Comment?

Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Cochiti, NM

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

Kia Soul to Carry Pope Around Korea

Pope Francis will be driven around the Korean capital in a Kia Soul when he visits next month, a government official said Friday.

Comment?

Free Republic

'Please stop!', Pope Francis makes plea for peace

Pope Francis made an emotional plea for peace on Sunday in an impromptu addition to comments delivered at his weekly Angelus address in Saint Peter's Square.

Comment?

Examiner.com

What is the American Catholic's pearl of great price?

In today's gospel reading from the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass , Jesus speaks about finding a pearl of great price--so great in value as to inspire the finder to sell everything else in their life so that the pearl becomes everything to them.

Comment?

Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

DFW Catholic

Jesus is the great treasure, Pope teaches

Vatican City, Jul 27, 2014 / 11:07 am .- Pope Francis on Sunday stressed the priceless value of encountering Jesus, noting that Jesus' parables speak of those who are willing to trade everything for the Kingdom of God.

Comment?

Examiner.com

Why some people refuse to believe UFOs/aliens are real - part 2

Pope Francis attends a mass during the feast-day Mass of Corpus Domini on the plains of the small town of Sibari in June 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: UFO and Alien, Canada,

KABC-AM Los Angeles

Pope May Visit United States in 2015

Pope Francis may visit the United States in 2015, says Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Caput.

Comment?

The Daily Star

"Please stop!": Pope makes plea for peace

Pope Francis delivers a speech from the window of his apartment during his Sunday Angelus prayer in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on July 27, 2014.

Comment?

Wiltshire Times

Trowbridge bishop killed in bike smash

THE Christian community and neighbours are mourning Trowbridge bishop Tony Palmer, who was killed in a motorcycle accident on Sunday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Boston.com

All Things Catholic Will tragedy derail Pope Francis on Christian unity?

History sometimes turns on tragedies, leaving people to ponder what might have been.

Comment?

Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Mashable

The Pope Comes to America: Here's What His Holiness Should See

On the exciting news that Pope Francis is coming to America, the Mashable Team prepared a list of things His Holiness should experience during his visit.

Comment?

NewsBusters.org

GMA, Today Yawn at Christian Escaping Sudan, Death Sentence for Her Christian Faith

On Friday, both ABC's Good Morning America and NBC's Today ignored the news that Miriam Ibrahaim, a Sudanese woman who was sentenced to death in Sudan for converting from Islam to Christianity and marrying a Christian man, fled Sudan with an Italian diplomat on an Italian jet to Rome Thursday and received a blessing from Pope Francis in a private ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Religion, Islam, CBS This Morning, Entertainment, Television, Prison

DFW Catholic

Pope Francis to meet with evangelical pastor

Vatican City, Jul 26, 2014 / 06:02 am .- Pope Francis' upcoming encounter with the evangelical Christian pastor Giovanni Traettino continues the path of dialogue he has walked with evangelical denominations since his time in Buenos Aires.

Comment?

Related Topix: Evangelicals, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, South America, World News, Brazil

National Review Online

George Weigel: Russia Is Sick

So he began his sermon with some essential truth-telling to the men and women about to deliberate the future of the Communist world's first independent, self-governing trade union.

Comment?

Related Topix: Poland, World News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Free Republic

Pope Francis And The Vatican Rescue A Christian From Being Killed by Muslims

Pope Francis and the Vatican have fought against the Islamic persecution of Christians, and this is illustrated by their heroic action of rescuing Meriam Ibrahim, a Christian convert from Islam, from being executed by the Muslim North Sudanese government.

Comment?

Related Topix: Religion, Islam, Antichrist, Roman Catholic Church

The Heartland Institute

Capitalists Shouldn't Be Afraid of Pope Francis

All over the world, advocates of the free market are looking askance at Pope Francis.

Comment?

Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Benedict Xvi, Rush Limbaugh

Switched

Pope Francis Enjoys Casual Cafeteria Lunch With Surprised Vatican Workers

Pope Francis popped in unannounced at the Vatican workers' cafeteria Friday and lined up, tray in hand, along with stunned diners.

Comment?

NorthJersey.com

Archdiocese: No confirmation of Philly papal visit

There is still no confirmation that Pope Francis will attend a major gathering of the world's Roman Catholics next year in Philadelphia, the archdiocese said Friday in response to a report that the archbishop had said Francis would come.

Comment?

Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••