Gerard O’Connell is America’s Vatican correspondent.
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Gerard O’ConnellMay 27, 2014
Francis the tireless Pope responding to questions from reporters on the flight back to Rome from Tel Aviv May 26 announced that he will meet 8 victims of abuse by clergy in early June and revealed that three bishops are currently under investigation for this crime He clarified that the early Ju
Pope Francis stops in front of the Israeli security wall in Bethlehem, West Bank. (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano, pool)
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Gerard O’ConnellMay 26, 2014
Vatican Correspondent Gerard O'Connell reports from Jerusalem.
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Gerard O’ConnellMay 25, 2014
JERUSALEM -- nbsp At a time when the United States seems to have abandoned any hope of brokering a peace accord between Israelis and Palestinians under the present Administration and the rest of the world watched on helplessly Pope Francis on Sunday May 25 stepped forward with a daring new appro
Pope Francis blesses journalist aboard papal flight en route to Amman. (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)
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Gerard O’ConnellMay 24, 2014
AMMAN Jordan nbsp mdash nbsp On 13 June 2013 nbsp Pope Francis granted an interview to Israel rsquo s Channel 2 TV at Santa Marta the Vatican guesthouse where he lives That interview made history it was the first time that a TV crew entered Santa Marta to interview the pope What is not known