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  1. The ISIS Effect: "Flattened; Everything is Gone"Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Anchoress

    ... II's observation that religious freedom is fundamental to the right-orientation of society, itself; how Pope Benedict XVI, in his controversial Regensberg remarks of 2006, pointed out that conversion coercion "through bodily persecution cannot even ...

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  2. Pope traveled to Brazil one year agoRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2013 | Catholic.net

    It was exactly a year ago that Pope Francis traveled to Brazil to lead World Youth Day.

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    3 hrs ago | Iobserve

    Going by the pseudonym "X," Pope Leo XIII anonymously crafted poetic puzzles in Latin for a Roman periodical at the turn of the 19th century.

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  4. Gaza church shelters Muslims fleeing warRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... percent of the population in the crowded Gaza Strip dominated by Hamas, an Islamist group. When the then-Pope Benedict XVI quoted a medieval scholar describing Islam as violent and irrational in 2006, unknown militants attacked five churches in ...

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  5. Catholics call on a saint to ease immigration crisisRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Spero News

    War nearly one hundred years ago when Mexico's revolutionary government clamped down on the Church.

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  6. Tony Palmer, who captured Pope Francis' bid for Christian unity with...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... age should be challenged by the eternal and unchanging truth of the Christian gospel," he said. Retired Pope Benedict XVI invited Anglicans to join the Catholic Church, allowing priests to remain married and continue to have some autonomy. With a ...

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  7. Christians Sheltering Muslims Fleeing Israeli BombingsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... church, which was built 170 years ago, was gutted by a fire as a wave of Muslim anger over comments by Pope Benedict XVI on Islam grew throughout the Palestinian areas and the Muslim world. The early morning fire, one of two on Sunday in the West ...

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  8. Occupy Central activists must consider price to pay for raising stakesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Matters regarding the establishment of universal suffrage in Hong Kong in 2017 have come to a head rather sooner than most expected.

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  9. Papal puzzler: Leo XIII anonymously published riddles in LatinRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    Going by the pseudonym "X," Pope Leo XIII anonymously crafted poetic puzzles in Latin for a Roman periodical at the turn of the 19th century.

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  10. Conference for Ecclesial Movements, New Communities Set for NovemberRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    The Pope's words of encouragement to ecclesial communities to keep joy alive and to not be afraid have inspired a Vatican dicastery to spearhead a world congress in Rome this fall.

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  11. Pope Francis calls Syro-Catholic patriarch, assures of his prayersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    Vatican City, Jul 22, 2014 / 10:54 am .- According an Italian Catholic new organization, Pope Francis made a phone call to Patriarch Ignatius Youssef III Younan over the weekend to reassure him of his continued prayers for Iraqi Christians.

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  12. 50 years a priest, but there's much more to MonsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Shepparton News Online

    Monsignor Tony Toms will celebrate 50 years as a priest on Sunday. He is pictured here with a copy of a painting hanging in Canberra which he called "The Friar's Dilemma" and it nicely illustrates "Mons's" own sense of humour.

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  13. The Arabic Writing on the Wall: Europe Learns the Hard WayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Free Republic

    It takes courage to speak out against the threatening presence of Islam in today's world.

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  14. Pope Francis declares solidarity with Iraqi Christians forced to leave MosulRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Under severe persecution from the insurgent group the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria , which has declared an Islamic Caliphate in the region, the last Christians in the city of Mosul have been forced to leave that place after being told by members of ISIS that they must either convert to Islam, pay the Jizya tax , or leave the area.

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  15. Church leaders in Holy Land plead for end to violence in GazaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Catholic World News

    The apostolic nuncio in the Holy Land has repeated the call of Pope Francis for an end to the violence in Gaza, and the Latin-rite Catholic Patriarch of Jerusalem has denounced the bloodshed as a "massacre."

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  16. Pope calls Syriac Patriarch, vows solidarity with Christians of Iraq, SyriaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Catholic World News

    Pope Francis has placed a phone call to Syriac Catholic Patriarch Ignatius Youssef III Younan, to assure him of his prayers and solidarity as Christians face open persecution in sections of Iraq and Syria.

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  17. Greek Orthodox church in Gaza shelters Muslims fleeing warRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Star Online

    About 1,000 Palestinian Muslims fleeing Israeli shells devastating their Gaza neighbourhood have found shelter in a building they otherwise would rarely if ever enter, the city's 12th-century Greek Orthodox Church.

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  18. Extremist Sri Lankan Buddhist monk hits hack at Dalai LamaRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Colombo Page

    July 22, Colombo: Leader of an extremist Buddhist movement in Sri Lanka Galagodaaththe Gnanasara Thero today hit back at Dalai Lama for making a statement against Buddhist extremism in Sri Lanka.

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  19. Sri Lankan monk rejects Dalai Lama as spiritual leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Colombo: A radical Sri Lankan monk today rejected the Dalai Lama as a global spiritual leader of Buddhists, saying he is a creation of the West.

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  20. Counting Bodies * a oePoor Doora * Rocking Abuse: Tuesdaya s RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    ... He is a national reporter for RNS and has written two books on Catholic topics, the latest a biography of Pope Benedict XVI. Sign up now to get the daily must-read for everything you need to know from the world of religion, delivered free ...

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