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Rediscovering the women of the early Church in Rome

-  By Christine Hogan

Pope Francis has outlined some of his key focusses for the Church, principal among them his concern for the poor. But he has also referred to several times to the role of women in the modern Church. 596 more words

2014

Weekly Photo Challenge: "Inside"


l’Ossuaire Municipal, Paris, France
More famously known as The Catacombs.
20 metres below the heart of Paris.
2km long.

Catacombes de Paris are underground ossuaries which holds the remains of about six million people and fills a renovated section of caverns and tunnels that are the remains of Paris’s stone mines. 162 more words

Postaday

Paris: Round Two!

After a long and crazy weekend celebrating the Carnival de Nice, a quiet weekend in St Etienne was definitely what I needed…. but surely not what was going to happen ;) I wasn’t ready to give up a perfectly good weekend! 814 more words

France