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Pope Francis Urges Bishops to Boldly Shake Up Status Quo as they Chart Ways to Better Care for Amazon

Pope Francis urged bishops on Sunday to boldly shake up the status quo as they chart ways to better care for the Amazon and...

“Visit Strengthens Further Internal Cohesion and Unity”: Pope Francis Meets Leaders of North Macedonia

Pope Francis, who is on a historic first trip to North Macedonia, has met with the country's leadership and held Mass in the main...

Pope Calls On Sex Abuse Prevention, Concrete Action To Respond To The Scandal

Pope Francis warned church leaders summoned Thursday to a landmark sex abuse prevention summit that the Catholic faithful are demanding more than just condemnation...

Fear of Migration Makes Us Crazy: Pope Francis

Pope Francis said Wednesday that fear of migration was "making us crazy'' as he began a trip to Central America amid a standoff over...

Mass Resignations of Catholic Bishops in Chile Over Sex Scandal

In an unprecedented move in the modern history of the Catholic church every bishop in Chile has offered his resignation to Pope Francis, in...

Pope Urges End to Carnage in Syria, Calls for Reconciliation in Middle East

In his Easter message, Pope Francis called for peace in a world marked by war and conflict. Addressing tens of thousands of pilgrims gathered...

Goodbye Holy Smoke, Vatican City bans Sale of Cigarettes

Vatican City, November 10, 2017 : Pope Francis has ordered a ban on the sale of cigarettes inside the Vatican from next year because of...

Emma Morano: World’s oldest woman and the last surviving person born in the 19th century dies aged 117

Rome, April 16, 2017: Emma Morano, the world's oldest woman and the last surviving person born in the 19th century, died at the age of...

Prominent child abuse survivor Marie Collins resigns from Vatican child protection body set up by Pope Francis

Rome, March 1, 2017: Prominent child abuse survivor Marie Collins has quit a Vatican panel set up by Pope Francis to tackle the problem...

Holocaust Memorial Day: Pope Francis remembers millions of World War II Nazi Holocaust victims

Vatican City, Jan 27, 2017: Pope Francis on Friday remembered the millions of victims of the Nazi Holocaust during the Second World War. "Today I...

Pope Francis Condemns Militant Islamist Violence as ‘Homicidal Madness’, forcefully restates a call to ban Nuclear Weapons

Vatican City, Rome, Jan 10, 2016: Pope Francis condemned militant Islamist violence as "homicidal madness" on Monday. He said leaders should improve social conditions that...

Pope Francis Breaks New Ground by Extending Abortion-Forgiving Powers to all Priests

Vatican City, November 21, 2016: Pope Francis on Monday said priests would now be able to absolve the sin of abortion indefinitely. The decision was published...

Pope Francis: Human trafficking is a Modern Form of Slavery and a True Crime Against Humanity

November 8, 2016: Pope Francis on Monday decried people trafficking, calling it a "modern form of slavery", a "true crime against humanity" and a "scourge...

Pope Francis Holds Special Jubilee Mass for Prisoners in St. Peter’s Basilica, urges Political Leaders across the world to respect Dignity of Inmates

November 7, 2016: Pope Francis urged political leaders across the world to respect the dignity of inmates and offer them amnesty whenever possible. Francis held...

Road to Sainthood Started in Small Kosovo Church: Mother Teresa to be canonized by Catholic Church on September 4

LETNICA, KOSOVO, Sept 04, 2016: The world will watch as Mother Teresa - a woman whom the world has come to know as a...

Pope overhauls law annulling marriages

By NewsGram Staff Writer Vatican City: Pope Francis overhauled the Catholic Church's process for annulling marriages in an attempt at making the process faster as...

Pope urges Catholics to care for the sick

Vatican City: Taking care of the ill and the weak will bring Catholics close to Jesus Christ, Pope Francis said on Thursday. "The one who...

Pope Francis appoints new Indian bishop

Vatican City: Pope Francis has named Joseph Kodakallil as Bishop of Satna in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, the Vatican announced on Wednesday.  Kodakallil...

Pope Francis approves tribunal to probe bishops over sexual abuse

Vatican City: Pope Francis on Wednesday approved a proposal to create a tribunal within the Vatican for bishops who cover up alleged paedophile priests, as...

PM Modi, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal among ‘100 Most Influential Leaders’ in Time Magazine Poll

By Newsgram Staff Writer An online poll by readers of the Time magazine has figured Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal...

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