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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service September 11, 2018
The concern of now-retired Pope Benedict XVI and the promises made by the majority of church leaders were not able to stop the evil of clerical sexual abuse, which has been the 9/11 of the Catholic Church, the retired pope's personal secretary said.
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service September 11, 2018
Bishops must remember, particularly when under attack, that their role is to pray, be humble in knowing God chose them and remain close to the people, Pope Francis said in his morning homily.
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service September 06, 2018
Large detailed illustrations show the evolution of the area—from busy construction and expansion in the fifth to eighth centuries to its gradual decline after the 10th century.
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service July 30, 2018
Pope Francis asked people to generously serve those most in need and to never waste food.
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service July 23, 2018
The Diocese of Rome formally opened the sainthood process for a young Italian wife and mother who avoided inducing a premature birth and invasive treatment for cancer while she was pregnant.
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service July 12, 2018
Pope Francis attended the funeral Mass and presided over the final commendation of Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, the French cardinal who led the Vatican's outreach to other religions and who had announced to the world his election as pope five years ago.
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service July 06, 2018
French Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, an experienced diplomat and head of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, died at the age of 75 in Hartford, Connecticut, where he was receiving medical treatment.
Water from the melting Aletsch Glacier in the Swiss Alps runs down through a hole in 2015. While everyone has a role and responsibility to help safeguard the planet, all governments must uphold commitments agreed upon in the Paris Accord on reducing climate change, Pope Francis said. (CNS photo/Denis Balibouse, Reuters)
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service July 06, 2018
Without concerted and immediate efforts toward sustainable development, "There is a real danger that we will leave future generations only rubble, deserts and refuse," Pope Francis said on July 6.
 Auxiliary Bishop Jorge Concha Cayuqueo, the apostolic administrator for the Diocese of Osorno, Chile, and Archbishop Charles Sciclunaand Father Jordi Bertomeu Farnos, Vatican envoys, are pictured in Osorno, Chile, June 17. (CNS photo/courtesy Archdiocese of Santiago)
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service June 28, 2018
Pope Francis named two apostolic administrators to govern the now “vacant” dioceses.
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Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service June 21, 2018
During an inflight news conference June 21, the pope was asked about his recent decision requesting the Catholic bishops' conference of Germany not publish nationwide guidelines for allowing Communion for such couples.