Giuseppe Profiti, second from right, former president of Bambino Gesu hospital in Rome, and Massimo Spina, right, former treasurer of the hospital, are pictured during their sentencing at the Vatican court Oct. 14. Profiti was found guilty of illicit appropriation and use of funds belonging to the Bambino Gesu Foundation. He was given a suspended sentence of one year in jail and a 5,000 Euro fine. Spina was absolved of the charges. (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano) 
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service October 16, 2017
It's not the first time Profiti faced charges of financial crimes.
A woman holds a child during an immigration rally near the U.S. Capitol in Washington Sept. 26. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service October 12, 2017
“The migrant family is a crucial component of our globalized world,” said Archbishop Ivan Jurkovic, Vatican observer to U.N. agencies in Geneva.
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service October 05, 2017
Representatives from Facebook and Microsoft called for increased cooperation to develop, share and utilize digital tools to prevent and stop abuse.
The Archangels Gabriel, Micheal, and Raphael depicted in St Ailbe's Church, in Ireland. (Wikipedia commons)
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service September 29, 2017
The archangels Michael, Gabriel and Raphael help encourage and accompany Christians on life's journey and defend them from the devil, Pope Francis said.
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service September 29, 2017
"'The truth will set you free': Fake news and journalism for peace" will be the theme of the church's celebration of World Communications Day 2018.
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service September 28, 2017
'Amoris Laetitia' is built on traditional Thomist morality, Pope Francis told a group of Jesuits in Colombia.
Pope Francis leaves his general audience
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service September 21, 2017
Pope Francis promised "zero tolerance" in his remarks to the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors.
Young people wave as Pope Francis greets the crowd during his general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on Sept. 20. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service September 20, 2017
Pope Francis continues to spread his message of Christian hope, aiming especially to reach and inspire young people.
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service August 30, 2017
The forthcoming joint message will ask people of all faiths "to adopt a respectful and responsible approach toward creation."
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service August 30, 2017
Throughout the Gospels, Jesus is like an "arsonist," the pope said, setting people's hearts ablaze.